Save the Date for Kids' Day 2020

The Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP), in partnership with the Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Center would like to invite you to join us for Kids’ Day at the Capitol on Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on the East Side of the Capitol. For more information, contact the OCAP at kidsday@dss.ca.gov!


Kids' Art Contest

We're inviting kids to participate in the Second Annual Child Abuse Prevention Month Kids’ Art Contest. This is open to children and youth in the following categories:K-2nd, 3rd-6th, 7th-8th and 9th-12th. This year’s theme for the contest is “Community in Unity!” Entries will be due on March 22, 2020.


More information coming soon!

Check out what OCAP Grantees are Doing to Support CAP Month!


Have a look at some amazing activities our community partners have done in support of Child Abuse Prevention month! learn more

Community Resources

Thank you for helping raise awareness in your community. You are welcome to use these free materials to promote child abuse and neglect prevention.

To share your story email: OCAP@dss.ca.gov