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 2022 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!
#PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #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
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 #BeAConnection
There’s no doubt the last two years have been stressful for families. Lend a hand to a family nearby. Volunteer with an organization that services children and families. More ideas: https://bit.ly/3CLOf8g #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #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. #PassThePinwheel #Meck4Kids #BeAConnection
Research: Mentoring kids improves behavioral, social, and emotional outcomes. Learn how to create #GreatChildhoods by getting involved with kids in your community! #Meck4Kids #PassThePinwheel #BeAConnection