Literature Request Form

The Michigan Children's Trust Fund provides free public awareness materials to individuals or agencies that will use them to advocate for the prevention of child abuse and neglect in Michigan.

To receive any of these items please provide us with your contact information, fill in the quantity of items desired, and click the Submit button at the bottom of the page.

Note: Only limited samples will be shipped out of the State of Michigan and due to the cost of shipping we are unable to send this material to destinations outside of the continental United States. Any restrictions on ordering literature will be noted by the name. Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your order.

 


 


 


 


 
 


 


 
 


 
 


 


 
 


Sample Packet

Order a CTF sample packet, which will include one each of all of the items listed below (subject to availability) along with some other helpful material from CTF partners. This is an excellent resource for those who would like to preview items before possibly ordering large quantities.

Sample Packet (Limit 1 Per Agency/Individual) -    


Children's Trust Fund Overview

Children's Trust Fund Publications

Fund Development Brochure -      

General Brochure -     


State Plan for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (2018) 

CTF Biennial Report Cover

State Plan (2018-2019)  -     


Tax Campaign

Tax Campaign Publications

Request this material to help promote giving to CTF through the Tax Campaign.

Pocket Folder (CTF-256) -     

Tri-Fold Brochure (CTF-257) -     

Tax Postcard (CTF-258) -     

Tax Poster (CTF-260) -     


License Plate

Michigan Children's License Plate

Request this material to help CTF promote the sale of it's specialty license plate.

License Plate Palm Card (CTF-269) -    

License Plate Postcard (CTF-277) -    

License Plate Posters (CTF-224) -    

License Plate Pocket Folder (CTF-226) -    


Heirloom Birth Certificates

Heirloom Birth Certificate Materials

Tri-Fold Brochure -    


Parenting Resources

Fatherhood Wheel

Rolling into Fatherhood Wheel (8”)

Helpful guide with age appropriate (Birth – 3 years) activities and advice for fathers. Encourages dad to have fun with his child.

Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health with support from the Michigan Children’s Trust Fund

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Baby Stages Wheel w/magnet (7.5”)

Helpful guide to the social and emotional development of infants and toddlers (0 – 36 months). Each age section lists how the child is developing and presents ideas for parent or caregiver activities.

Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health

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Preschool Stages Wheel w/magnet (8”)

Helpful guide to the social and emotional development in the preschool years (2 – 5 years). Each age section lists how the child is developing and presents ideas for parent or caregiver activities.

Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health

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Distracted Parenting (Palm Card 4”x 9”)

Learn about the increased use of electronic and mobile devices of all kinds, including phones, and how it interferes with social and emotional health in children of all ages. Included are helpful tips for parents.

Wexford-Missaukee Child Protection Council with support from the Michigan Children’s Trust Fund

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Child Care Providers Curriculum Workbook (8.5” x 11”)

A great resource for the training of child care providers, but also for new parents. Forty pages of information on child development, infant crying, Shaken Baby Syndrome, stress management and what to look for in a child care provider.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Dads: The Basics – A Guide for Fathers (5.5” x 8.5”)

This thirty page booklet includes basic information on becoming a dad and your role as a father. Includes helpful lists and information related to pregnancy, labor and delivery, communicating with your partner and caring for an infant.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Hey, Time Out Dad! (5.5” x 8.5”)

Sports themed, double sided card with information for dads on infant crying patterns and soothing ideas to try.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Strong Families Booklet (5.5” x 8.5”)

Center for the Study of Social Policy’s “Strengthening Families,” a protective factors framework. This 10 page booklet explains the five protective factors that can help families succeed and thrive, even in the face of risk and challenges.

Printed by the Michigan Children’s Trust Fund, with permission from the Center for the Study of Social Policy

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Enjoy Your Baby Trifold (3.5” x 8.5")

General brochure with basic information on getting to know your baby, Shaken Baby Syndrome, infant crying and calming your baby.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Enjoy Your Baby Bookmark (2.75” x 8.5”)

Bulleted lists of information on understanding your crying baby and tips for calming them.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Understanding Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma Brochure (3.5” x 8.5”)

Illustrated brochure with detailed information on SBS/AHT symptoms, causes, potential injuries and long term effects on children.

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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CRYING! Just Doing What Comes Naturally (5.5” x 8.5”)

Double sided information card on infant crying. Contains tips for soothing your baby, descriptions of normal crying and tips to calm yourself.”

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome

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2018 Prevention Resource Guide (8.5” x 11”)

Download the Electronic version here.

“This national resource guide was created primarily to support community-based child abuse prevention professionals who work to prevent child maltreatment and promote well-being.”

This guide is full of helpful information including Tip Sheets that can be reproduced to use with parents and caregivers. The topical information is presented in English on one side with the Spanish version on the reverse. This is an excellent resource.

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Partners Materials

Safe Sleep

FREE Safe Sleep brochures, posters, decals and DVDs are available through the MDHHS Clearinghouse. The brochure is also available in Arabic and Spanish versions. Order limits are noted on the form. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safe Delivery

CTF supports the Safe Delivery Program and encourages you to download electronic brochures, posters and information sheets from the link above (also available in Spanish). A newborn may be surrendered within 72 hours of birth inside any hospital, fire department, police station or by calling 9-1-1. Safe. Legal. Anonymous.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Request the Child Development Wheel directly from Early On Michigan at: http://earlyon.cenmi.org/products/

Early On Michigan offers early intervention services for infants and toddlers, birth to three years of age, with developmental delay(s) and/or disabilities, and their families. Research has shown that by addressing delays early on - especially between birth and age 3 - we can more effectively impact a child's development, even into adulthood. Don’t worry. But don’t wait.

 

 

 


 

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