PRESS RELEASE: Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center to Raise Awareness with Blue Ribbons for National Child Abuse Prevention Month

March 20, 2024

SAVANNAH, GA (March 20, 2024) — April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center (CCAC) is raising awareness in the Savannah community with a special event on Monday, April 1. That morning at 9 a.m. in Forsyth Park, members of the community are invited to help CCAC tie blue ribbons, a symbol of child abuse prevention, around Forsyth Park’s iconic oak trees to bring public awareness to National Child Abuse Prevention Month. CCAC kindly asks participants to meet by the tennis courts at the southeast corner of the park, near the intersection of Drayton Street and Park Avenue.

“At CCAC, we strive to provide educational resources and information on the indicators of child abuse and recognize the pivotal role our community members can play in combating this growing epidemic,” said Executive Director Rose Grant-Wiseman, CCAC. “We ask the community to help us raise awareness by joining us at this powerful kick-off event on April 1st.”

For more information about this campaign and how you can participate, please visit or contact CCAC at

About Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center (CCAC)
Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center is a private nonprofit agency that provides a safe, confidential child-friendly site for free investigative and therapeutic services to victims of abuse. CCAC’s mission is to unite public, private and community resources to provide each child who has suffered abuse with justice, hope and healing. In 2024, CCAC received a Candid Platinum Seal of Transparency. Learn more at