April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
Allen County Children Services kicked off a month of awareness with a balloon launch.
Winter safety: Advice for parents and kids
Winter is a great time for children to play in the snow, go sledding, skating and exploring the outdoors. The cold weather can be dangerous for children whether or not ice and snow is present. Properly preparing children for outdoor activities this winter is crucial.
*The above parenting tips provided by: caring for kids.
To view additional winter parenting tips please visit the links below.
Every year, thousands of children enter the foster care system with a powerful need for stability, happiness, belonging, safety and love. You can make a tremendous difference in your own life and the life of a child by opening your home and your heart. Consider being a foster parent for an area child who needs you. For more information call ACCS at 419-227-8590.
- Cynthia Scanland, MSSA
*The Allen County Children Services Board will hold its monthly meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 5:15 pm!
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction protects and supports Ohioans by ensuring that adult felony offenders are effectively supervised in environments that are safe, humane, and appropriately secure.
The Ohio's Electronic Sex Offender Registration and Notification (eSORN) program is one of the nation's preeminent applications for locating and tracking registered sex offenders.
The Ohio Job and Family Services Develops and oversees programs that provide health care, employment and economic assistance, child support, and services to families and children.