CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month the County of Fresno recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect. During the month of April and throughout the year, we acknowledge and encourage the support of organizations that provide services to families with the goal of preventing child abuse and neglect.
CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICES
Neighborhood Resource Centers
Fresno Council on Child Abuse Prevention
The Fresno Council on Child Abuse Prevention (FCCAP) is a non-profit organization designated by the County of Fresno as the County’s Child Abuse Prevention Council. FCCAP coordinates community child abuse efforts, trains mandated reporters, provides community education and serves as a collaborative body of county-wide stakeholders.
Office of Child Abuse Prevention
The Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP) serves as a statewide source of information, developing and disseminating educational material regarding prevention/early intervention programs, activities, and research.
Social Media Tools
Organizations, individuals, and other stakeholders can use the following prevention outreach tools to raise awareness and to engage our community to support children, youth, and families. By spreading the word on social media, together we can help families thrive.
Child Welfare Information Gateway Outreach Toolkit
Office of Child Abuse Prevention Social Media Toolkit