The Ohio Children's Trust Fund is sponsoring a statewide campaign to increase awareness of child abuse and neglect prevention, entitled "Pause for a Child," for April 2013!
For information about what's going on in your community, see the listings below. If you do not see your county's activities included and would like the OCTF to include your April activities, contact the Ohio Children's Trust Fund at 614-387-5478 or Ohio_Children's_Trust_Fund@jfs.ohio.gov.
Click images to download the PDF BOOKMARKS:
Other Prevention materials, click to download:
April CalendarBookmark - Blue with fillable BoxBookmark - Orange with fillable boxBookmark - Purple with fillable boxBanner - PinwheelsBanner - Pinwheels fillableBanner - Pause for a childBerenstain Bears Coloring SheetsPinwheel Coloring SheetStatewide Kick Off Event - News TodayWear Blue
Tip Sheets:A Good StartAdvocate for Your Child in SchoolBeing a Good DadBuilding Confident KidsBuilding TrustDecision Making 101DisciplineDiscipline Strategies For Every AgeHandling Defiant ChildrenHelp Your Child Succeed in SchoolHelpful Discipline TipsKeeping Kids Safe from Sexual AbuseKeeping Older Children SafeKeys to a Healthy RelationshipKinship Care Foster CareLeaving Your Child Home AloneMonitoring Your ChildNever Shake a BabyOverscheduledParenting Can Be ToughParenting Together While Living ApartParenting Wisely And WellPersonal SafetyPreventing Sexual AbuseRaising a Child With Special NeedsRaising a TweenReading ResourcesReconizing Child AbuseRelieving Stress TogetherSelf Care For Busy ParentsSexual Abuse-Protecting Your Child at SchoolSoothing Your Baby CriesSurviving AdolescenceTeach Your Child How to Develop Healthy RelationshipsThriving as a Single ParentUnderstanding TechnologyWhat to do if a Child Reports Abuse or NeglectWhat Influences Child Abuse and NeglectYou Can Handle StressYou Can Help Prevent Child AbuseYour Childs Home Alone Checklist
Injury Prevention Fact Sheets:At HomeAt PlayOn the Move
Public Service Announcements:National Child Abuse Month with Cabot Rea - (music) - audio & textNational Child Abuse Month with Cabot Rea - (no music) - audio & textNational Child Abuse Month - (music) - audio & textNational Child Abuse Month - (no music) - audio & textMichael B. Colbert, ODFJS Director - video & text
Pause for a child - video (click on picture below):
Resolutions:Governor's ResolutionHouse ResolutionSenate ResolutionCity Council ResolutionBoard of Commissioners Resolution
Local Prevention Month Activities:Ashland County FCFC - Ring in Spring & Healing from Self-Inflicted ViolenceButler County FCFC - Family Resource CenterChampaign County FCFC - Champaign YMCA Healthy Kids DayClermont County FCFC - 12-Month CalendarErie County FCFC - Choose Your Partner Carefully CampaignGuernsey County FCFC - Family Fun Day & Standing Strong As A ParentHardin County FCFC - Child Abuse Awareness Poster ContestJefferson County FCFC - Child Abuse Prevention EventLorain County Child Abuse Prevention Collaborative - Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention ConferenceLucas County FCFC - Stewards of ChildrenMahoning County FCFC - Safe Sleep in the Valley CampaignMarion County Children Services - 2013 Pinwheel Play Day & Wear BlueOttawa County FCFC - Ottawa County Family Fun FairStark County FCFC - Knowing Yourself To Better Serve FamiliesTrumbull County FCFC - Safe Sleep in the Valley
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