Events & Campaigns
April - Child Abuse Prevention Month
Franklin County Children Services works to raise awareness about child abuse and educate the public about how to prevent and report child maltreatment. If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected, call the FCCS 24-Hour Child Abuse Hotline at (614) 229-7000. For non-emergency calls, please call our general information line at (614) 229-7100.
April 12 - Child Abuse Prevention Breakfast
The Boat House at Confluence Park
679 West Spring Street, Columbus, OH 43215
FCCS's annual event highlights child abuse prevention and the accomplishments of social work professionals, client families, youth and community advocates. Also, college scholarships are awarded to agency youth. For more information, call (614) 275-2523 or click here.
April 12 - Wear Blue Day
FCCS will participate in the statewide Wear Blue Day campaign to support the prevention of child abuse. Wear blue on April 12, take a photo of yourself or your group and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org and you may see your photo featured on our Facebook or Twitter pages.
April 26 - Volunteer Reception
The Ohio State University Union
1739 High Street, Columbus, OH 43210
The FCCS volunteer department will celebrate volunteers and mentors and recognize all that they do for FCCS children. Click here to learn more about volunteering with FCCS.