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Founded in 1972, Action for Children is the source for child care and early learning services in central Ohio. Read more

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2nd Annual Small Steps Big Benefits

Please join us on October 15th for our 2nd Annual Small Steps Big Benefits event with guest speaker Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Ph.D.


Early Start Columbus

Enroll today in this affordable, hiqh-quality pre-k program that prepares children for kindergarten success! This is a full-day, full-year program for children who live in the Columbus City Schools District.


Family Tax Credits

Whether or not you owe any income tax, you could qualify for thousands of dollars in tax credits.

Our Annual Report

Click here to see how Action for Children linked parents and children to quality early learning experiences in FY2014!

Online Donation Form

Use this quick link to access the Seven Generations Natural Wonders Garden online donation form!


In the News

The Return of Child Care

BCI and FBI Fingerprint Background Checks Now Available at Action for Children Tuesday thru Friday

Job Openings at Action for Children

SPARK Ohio (Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids) is now in Columbus!

Affordable Care Act Fact Sheet for Child Care Employers

Affordable Care Act Fact Sheet for Child Care Employees

Progress Made. Ground Lost. A Comprehensive Report on Child Care in Franklin County

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