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24-Hour Child Abuse Hotline 614-229-7000
Program Spotlight: Kinship Care

Kinship Care refers to cases where a relative or non-relative has taken over the full-time care, nurturing and protection of a child. FCCS offers several services to kinship families. Click on the link below to learn more about the agency's kinship care program:

Program Spotlight: Kinship Care
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!
Pinwheels for Prevention
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community

Check out our report to the community, "Connecting Safety, Permanency and Well-being" to learn about FCCS's programs, activities and accomplishments during 2014.

Program Spotlight: Kinship Care
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!
Pinwheels for Prevention
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!

Features of the April 2015 issue include: April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, Breakfast Celebrates Child Abuse Prevention Efforts, and Tips for Today: Choose Your Partner Carefully.

Program Spotlight: Kinship Care
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!
Pinwheels for Prevention
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids
Pinwheels for Prevention

FCCS has partnered with the Ohio Children's Trust Fund in displaying pinwheels throughout the community as a reminder of child abuse and prevention efforts. Click on the link below to learn more.

Program Spotlight: Kinship Care
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!
Pinwheels for Prevention
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids

Features of the Spring 2015 issue of Accent on Kids include: April is Child abuse Prevention Month, Cousins Make Kinship Family of Ten and Preparing Teens for Adulthood. 

Program Spotlight: Kinship Care
FCCS's 2014 Report to the Community
The Latest Issue of Connects E-News is Here!
Pinwheels for Prevention
Latest Issue of Accent on Kids

Event Calendar

  • April - Child Abuse Prevention Month
    April is a time to raise awareness about child abuse. If you suspect a child is being abused, call the 24-Hour Child Abuse Hotline at (614) 229-7000. Click here to learn more about Child Abuse Prevention Month.
  • April 30 - Volunteer Reception
    6:30 p.m.
    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.
  • May 28 - Simba and Malaika Mixer
    5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
    Franklin County Children Services (855 West Mound Street, Columbus, OH 43223)

    Join us to learn more about FCCS's Simba and Malaika mentoring programs. This fun event will be the perfect opportunity to meet current Simba and Malaika mentors and get all your questions answered. RSVP by calling (614) 275-2690. Find out more about FCCS's many volunteer opportunities here.