April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. It is a month where we as a community recognize the role and responsibility each of us plays in standing up for children who do not have a voice. DePelchin Children’s Center takes responsibility for that role in standing up for children’s well-being every day through our mental health, foster care and adoption services.
In 2014, there were 6,070 children who were reported victims of child abuse in Harris County. We invite you to stand with us for these 6,070 children and raise awareness about Child Abuse Prevention Month.
How do I get involved?
Help us tie 6,070 blue ribbons for each of the 6,070 victims
- Throughout April, bring your family, friends or organization to tie ribbons on our fence line at Memorial and Sandman. Tie one ribbon or 100 ribbons – it’s up to you! Contact Analisa Warren, manager of public relations, if you are interested: firstname.lastname@example.org
Speak up on social media
- Download our blue ribbon to post to your Facebook page or Twitter feed. (Or right-click and save the image below.)
- Help us raise $6,070 and aid our work with child abuse victims we see every day.