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 2023 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!
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!
Sample social media posts
Child abuse prevention tip: Teach kids the anatomically correct names for all body parts, which body parts are private and shouldn’t be touched, and what to do if someone breaks that rule. #Meck4Kids #PassThePinwheel #BuildingTogether
We all have a role in protecting children. Check out these resources to learn how you can make a difference: www.meck4kids.org/resources #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids
Each family is unique, but all parents and caregivers need support sometimes. Check out @Meck4Kids' parent resources for tips, trainings, family activities and more. www.meck4kids.org/parents #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #NurturingPositiveChildhoods
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
A simple way to take action during #CAPMonth? 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. #Meck4Kids #PassThePinwheel
Research: Mentoring kids improves behavioral, social, and emotional outcomes. Learn how to create #GreatChildhoods by getting involved with kids in your community! #Meck4Kids #PassThePinwheel #BuildingTogether