Contribute to the community conversation during Child Abuse Prevention Month!
Help us increase awareness with these easy steps:
Follow the Mecklenburg Child Abuse Prevention Team (@Meck4Kids) on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook!
Use our sample social media posts below to spread a message of prevention.
Download our 2021 social media toolkit for more information about how your organization can help spread awareness on social media.
#PassThePinwheel! Take a photo with a pinwheel, post it on social media and tag your friends to #PassThePinwheel for child abuse prevention!
Use Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina's profile frame on Facebook! Visit facebook.com/profilepicframes, search for "NC CAPM 2021" and select the frame!
Let us know what steps you’re taking this April to promote great childhoods in your community. Share your actions with us on social media!
#PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #CAPMonth #BeAConnection
Sample social media posts
You don’t have to be a parent to prevent child abuse. We all have a role to play. Pay attention to kids around you, volunteer your time or offer help to a family under stress! Info: www.meck4kids.org. #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #BeAConnection #CAPMonth
We all have a role in protecting children. Check out these resources to learn how you can make a difference: #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #CAPMonth #BeAConnection
You can help prevent child abuse even while everyone practices social distancing. Call a parent you know to check in and listen. #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #CAPMonth #BeAConnection
We may be social distancing, but we can make a difference in the lives of children. Offer to do a virtual story time for a stressed family! #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #CAPMonth #BeAConnection
The Greater Charlotte Hope Line is a resource for parents in crisis. Call 980-771-HOPE(4673) to be connected with trained advocates for parenting support, education and referrals. #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #BeAConnection
A simple way to ensure you're prepared to help a child in need? Add 980-31-HELPS (43577) to your phone. That’s the @MeckCounty Child Protective Services hotline. Now you're ready to take a stand if you suspect abuse. #CAPMonth #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #BeAConnection