Speak Up Be Safe


Every child has the right to grow up free from the pain of trauma and abuse. The Child Abuse Prevention Council (CAPC) strives to prevent child abuse in Contra Costa County by raising awareness through educational programs, home visitation, and public advocacy. CAPC serves as a clearinghouse, identifying, building, strengthening, and coordinating a network of community members involved in the intervention and prevention of child abuse.

One such program, ChildHelp Speak Up Be Safe, is a comprehensive, developmentally appropriate program designed for 1st – 8th grade students that focus on various subjects, including but not limited to Child sexual abuse (Spanish Version), Bullying, and Cyberbullying