April 22, 2019

Harris County Child Abuse Prevention Month Events

Harris County National Child Abuse Prevention Month – April 1, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM·         Description: Press Conference to launch April National Child Abuse Prevention month. Harris County Protective Services for Children and Adults (HCPS), DFPS and local community leaders join forces to bring awareness to child abuse awareness, prevention and protection with a theme “BOLO; Be On the Look OUT” for ways to keep children safe and build strong families.·        Location: 2525 Murworth Dr Houston Texas 77054 in the parking lot·        Participants: This event is open to the public·        Contact: Estella Oguin Estella.olguin@cps.hctx.net

Children’s Assessment Center, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:00AM·       Description: Press Conference to launch Child Abuse Prevention month·        Location: 2500 Bolsover, Houston, Texas·        Participants: open to the public·        Contact: Martha Vieco-Garcia Martha.vieco-garcia@cac.hctx.net

DePelchin Children’s Center, Tuesday, April 2, 10:30 AM·         Description: In observance of the children victimized, organizations and individuals will tie 6,961 blue ribbons along the fence line facing Memorial Drive.·        Location: DePelchin Memorial Campus, 4950 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77007·         Participants: Open to the public·         Contact:Traci Patterson, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, 713-802-7795, 832-212-8964, depelchin.org

BEAR Spring Family Day – April 6, 10:00 AM – 12:00 pm·        Description: In honor of CHILD ABUSE AWARENESS MONTH join the BEAR team as we prepare hygiene packs for children of all ages in the care of Child Protective Services.·        Location: 3572 East TC Jester Blvd Houston Texas 77018·         Participants: This event is open to the public. Volunteers and donations are needed.·        Contact: Merri Hahn merri.hahn2@dfos.state.tx.us 713-274-9856

DePelchin Children’s Center 2019 Families for Kids Luncheon, Wednesday, April 17, 11 AM·         Description: DePelchin Children’s Center and luncheon chairs Kim and Scott David invite you to join us on Wednesday, April 17 at River Oaks Country Club to honor The Hamill Foundation.·         Location: River Oaks Country Club, 1600 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019·         Participants: ticketholders only·        Contact: Ashley Garnerdepelchin.org

Description: Press Conference to launch April National Child Abuse Prevention month. Harris County Protective Services for Children and Adults (HCPS), DFPS and local community leaders join forces to bring awareness to child abuse awareness, prevention and protection with a theme “BOLO; Be On the Look OUT” for ways to keep children safe and build strong families.·      

  Location: 2525 Murworth Dr Houston Texas 77054 in the parking lot·       

 Participants: This event is open to the public·         Contact: Estella Oguin Estella.olguin@cps.hctx.net

Children’s Assessment Center, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:00AM·       Description: Press Conference to launch Child Abuse Prevention month·       Location: 2500 Bolsover, Houston, Texas·       Participants: open to the public·       Contact: Martha Vieco-Garcia Martha.vieco-garcia@cac.hctx.net

DePelchin Children’s Center, Tuesday, April 2, 10:30 AM·         Description: In observance of the children victimized, organizations and individuals will tie 6,961 blue ribbons along the fence line facing Memorial Drive.·        Location: DePelchin Memorial Campus, 4950 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77007·        Participants: Open to the public·        Contact:Traci Patterson, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, 713-802-7795, 832-212-8964, depelchin.org

BEAR Spring Family Day – April 6, 10:00 AM – 12:00 pm·        Description: In honor of CHILD ABUSE AWARENESS MONTH join the BEAR team as we prepare hygiene packs for children of all ages in the care of Child Protective Services.·         Location: 3572 East TC Jester Blvd Houston Texas 77018·        Participants: This event is open to the public. Volunteers and donations are needed.·        Contact: Merri Hahn merri.hahn2@dfos.state.tx.us 713-274-9856

DePelchin Children’s Center 2019 Families for Kids Luncheon, Wednesday, April 17, 11 AM·        Description: DePelchin Children’s Center and luncheon chairs Kim and Scott David invite you to join us on Wednesday, April 17 at River Oaks Country Club to honor The Hamill Foundation.·         Location: River Oaks Country Club, 1600 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019·        Participants: ticketholders only·        Contact: Ashley Garnerdepelchin.org