CSN is a resource center for maternal and child health and injury prevention professionals in State and
Territorial health departments who are committed to reducing injuries and violence among children and adolescents. CSN staff
expertise, resources, and contacts on any injury topic and can help you develop, implement, and evaluate injury and violence
CSN can help state MCH agencies address MCH Performance Measures related to injuries and violence.
For more information on CSN services related to MCH Performance Measures,
Fireworks safety: An NCIPC fact sheet
Youth suicide prevention: SPRC publications
How you can increase the visibility and effectiveness of law enforcement efforts: A new NHTSA resource
Street Outreach Program: A funding opportunity from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
View more Injury Prevention News
September is Baby Safety Month Sep. 1 – Sep. 30
Child Passenger Safety Week Sep. 21 – Sep. 27
National Teen Driver Safety Week. Oct. 19 – Oct. 25
2009 SAVIR Conference. Mar. 5 – Mar. 6, Atlanta, GA
12th World Conference on Public Health Apr. 27 – May. 1, Istanbul, Turkey
View the complete calendar.
New from CSN
“Including injury and violence prevention in the Maternal and Child Health 5-Year Needs Assessment”, a new CSN fact sheet, discusses the reasons why injury and violence prevention ( IVP) professionals should be involved in the 5-year Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Needs Assessment.
View more New from CSN.
Training Role Models in Rhode Island. August, 2008
Men2B is an innovative role model training program that helps men encourage boys to make healthy decisions. Created by the Division of Community, Family Health, and Equity, Men2B addresses many issues of interest to injury and violence prevention and Maternal and Child Health professionals, including youth violence, bullying, and intimate partner violence. The program teaches men to communicate effectively with adolescent boys, recognize risk behaviors, assist boys in developing good character and habits, and make supportive referrals to additional resources.
View more Spotlight on the States.
View Past CSN Webinars
Stop Bullying Now
Health, Mental Health and Safety Guidelines for Schools
Last Modified on September 6, 2008