Raising families up.

The Family Tree leads Maryland in preventing child abuse, connects caring communities, and builds strong families to improve society for generations. A national affiliate of Parents Anonymous®, Prevent Child Abuse America and The National Exchange Club, we nurture hope where there may be none and give it room to grow and flourish.

Have a Safe, Not Scary, Halloween

Halloween is filled with imagination and creative expression, but it also comes with many risks. Make your child's Halloween is nothing but a treat with these tips. › Learn More

Designate Your Workplace Gift to TFT

If your company has a Workplace Giving Campaign, you hold the key to preventing child abuse in Maryland. Our designations are: Private Sector #145; Combined Charity Campaign #0145 and Maryland Charity Campaign #8145 › Learn More

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Tori's Story

A stressful night trying to parent her four children had this single mom at the end of her rope. Tori felt desperate and overwhelmed at the thought of raising her children on her own. She remembered the Parenting HelpLine, picked up the phone and placed the call.  It was a lifeline for her. It gave her hope she could make it.


Enough Abuse Campaign

The Family Tree (Prevent Child Abuse Maryland) is leading the charge to prevent child sexual abuse in Maryland. Be part of the solution.

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Lives Changed

My mom was really afraid to be a single mom; I was going to be a lot for her to handle on her own. Now she knows we can make it.

~ Jayson, Home Visiting participant