Pinwheel Invite wordApril is Child Abuse Awareness Month.

In North County Santa Barbara, there were 2,099 investigated referrals of suspected child abuse.

In Lompoc, there were 634 referrals investigated.

In Santa Maria there were 1,465 referrals investigated.

The Center educated over 11,000 children during their ChildSAFE programs in North County.

Pinwheels exemplify the innocence of our youth. Help us raise awareness on the issues of child abuse in our area by planting a pinwheel for those affected. Each pinwheel represents 1 in 5 children suspected of being abused.

Lompoc: Lompoc City Hall – 8:30 a.m. on April 3rd

Santa Maria: Child Welfare Services – 8:30 a.m. on April 6th

Learn more about North County Rape Crisis and Child Protection Center HERE.