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Pinwheels are the national symbol for the prevention of child abuse and neglect and reflect the bright future all children deserve. We all have a role to play in supporting healthy child development. Everyone can take a turn making a difference!






Social Media Activities


Visit our FPfP Logo_WV_1Cacebook page to see parent tips and photos from “Pinwheel Gardens” throughout Cabell County.

Take a “selfie” when you visit a “Pinwheel Garden” or with the pinwheel you made and post on Facebook with hashtag – #pinwheelsforprevention



PIP Garden signs with 6 factors – print out signs with tips to build Protective Factors to post at your office or garden


Below are downloads of items you can use with children and family activities to promote healthy child development.

Prevent Child Abuse WV Resources Child Abuse
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Parent Tip Sheets

We are pleased to share a variety of resources to assist communities in implementing Child Abuse Month activities including a series of Fact Sheets that are available for download on the following topics:

Community Resource Information


Early Childhood

School-age Children

Teen Decision Making and Tough Topics


Protective Factors Fact Sheets

  • Parental Resilience
  • Social Connections
  • Knowledge of Parenting & Child Development
  • Concrete Support in Times of Need
  • Social and Emotional Competence of Children


For other resources such as a Pinwheel Coloring Sheet, Yard Signs, etc. please visit our “Other Resources” page.
Other Online Resources


National Child Abuse Prevention Month tips, tools and resources relevant to a variety of audiences, is available on the Child Welfare Information Gateway website.