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The Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP)

The Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP) administers federal grants, contracts, and state programs designed to promote best practices and innovative approaches to child abuse prevention, intervention and treatment. The OCAP serves as a statewide source of information, developing and disseminating educational material regarding prevention/early intervention programs, activities, and research. The federal grants administered by OCAP are the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA); Community Based Child Abuse Prevention (CBCAP); and Promoting Safe and Stable Families (PSSF). Visit our Interactive Timeline to learn more.

OCAP Highlights

County and Grantee Spotlights | June 2018

Childrens Memorial Flag This past April, so many organizations throughout California did their part in helping raise awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month. We would like to give shout outs to some of our prevention partners.

Read more about the CAP Month activities that were happening across the state.

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