Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - April 7, 2015
April 7, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #7

Child Abuse Prevention Month - April 2015


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating April 2015 as "Child Abuse Prevention Month" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion
During the month of April, Prevent Child Abuse in Manatee County and Pinwheels for Prevention, in collaboration with the Florida Department of Children and Families, Manatee Sheriff’s Office, and the Safe Children Coalition, will be engaging communities throughout Manatee County in a coordinated effort to prevent child abuse and neglect by promoting awareness of healthy child development, positive parenting practices, and the types of concrete support families need within their communities.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Child Abuse Prevention Month Proclamation.pdf