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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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Burgundy, Banjos and Books!

Join Action for Children and Grassinine for a fun-filled evening of wine and bluegrass!


Thank you Cardinal Health, AAP Ohio Chapter, and City of Columbus! Good4Growth is a partnership that offers practical tools and tips to help create healthier, smarter kids through three key principles: Healthy Food, Creative Play, and a Caring Environment. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or other type of caregiver, we can help you give the best start to a childs life.

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.


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

Program Administrators: Directors' 2015 Monthly Brown Bags Start July 8

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 Employees

Affordable Care Act Fact Sheet for Child Care Employers

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

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