24-Hour Child Abuse and Neglect
(330) 434-KIDS (5437)

Ohio's Safe Haven For Newborns

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Summit County
Children Services

264 S. Arlington St.
Akron, OH 44306
Phone: 330.379.9094
Fax: 330.379.1901
Hearing Impaired: ORS 7-1-1

Child and Family Awareness Month

The 30th Annual Child & Family Awareness Month

What a month!!  We hope you enjoyed attending and participating in more than 10 events and activities held during the 30th Annual Child & Family Awareness Month ... all to help raise awareness on the important issue of child abuse and neglect prevention and build a solid foundation of community support for children and families.

A special thank you to all the local agencies, organizations, businesses and group who helped to underwrite a printed piece or sponsor an event being held as part of the 30th Annual Child & Family Awareness Month.  Click here for a complete listing of supporters and sponsors.

Congratulations to all the Creative Contests winners!  And, special recognition goes to Sofia Y., a student from Seton Catholic School, who is the 2017 Grand Prize Winner!  Her slogan is 'A Family is the Door to Happiness' and will be the theme for the 31st Annual Child & Family Awareness Month which will be celebrated April 2018.  Please check back in early 2018 for more event information.

Click here for a Reading Resource Guide ... it includes lists of suggested book you can read to your children, or your children can read to you.