|PACT Family Resource Center|
|PACT, a non-profit, community-based child abuse prevention program, was founded in 1978, and is one of the first comprehensive child abuse prevention programs in the Southeastern United States. Utilizing strong community ties and a large committed volunteer core, PACT has grown into a Family Resource Center that provides services to over 10,000 persons throughout Morgan County, Alabama, each year. PACT has been recognized at the local, state and national levels for excellence in programming, effective use of volunteers and community support and involvement.|
The mission of PACT is to prevent child abuse and neglect by supporting families through parent education, direct services, public awareness and school-based programs.
Child abuse prevention is the most effective approach, for every $1.00 spent on prevention, a minimum of $39.00 is saved in the cost of treatment.