Welcome to PEI Kids
PEI Kids is dedicated to promoting and maintaining a safe environment for all children. PEI Kids works with the child, family and caregiver to provide prevention, education and intervention programs regarding personal safety, sexual abuse and the overall well-being of the child. Our aspiration for the children of Mercer County is “Safe Kids, Sound Futures.”
Quick Facts About PEI Kids
1) Serving the Greater Mercer County, NJ community for the past 30 years, PEI Kids has long addressed many of today’s societal issues affecting children, including child assault and sexual abuse, bullying, gang culture and cyber violence.
2) PEI Kids’ prevention education programs, which focus on topics such as child assault and sexual abuse prevention, bullying, and cyber-safety, reach over 13,500 children aged 3-16, as well as parents and school staff, in more than 65 Mercer County public and private schools each year.
3) In 2011, PEI Kids was designated the lead agency of the Greater Mercer Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse, which is part of the statewide and national “Enough Abuse” Campaign.
4) On average, over 250 cases of child sexual abuse are reported in Mercer County each year. The County Prosecutor’s Office refers 98% of these cases to PEI Kids for trauma focused therapy and family-centered support services.
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