Action for Children seeks to engage the community in events throughout the year and keep its stakeholders informed. Check back often for media coverage, publications, and more.


Recent Media Coverage

Previous Media Coverage

  1. Columbus Parent: Ohio’s Child Care Ratings System Shows Progress (December 23, 2020)
  2. Columbus Dispatch: Nearly a Quarter of Local Child Care Providers Could Close by Early 2021 (December 18, 2020)
  3. ThisWeek News: Coronavirus causing enrollment drop for kindergarten in central Ohio (November 11, 2020)
  4. NBC4: Childcare providers continue to adapt during pandemic (August 26, 2020)
  5. Columbus Parent: Pandemic Prompts Day Care Dilemmas for Providers and Parents (Aug. 6, 2020)
  6. Columbus Dispatch: Central Ohio child care centers waiting on subsidy figure before considering return to full capacity (July 31, 2020)
  7. Columbus Dispatch: Amid pandemic, parents cautious over child care (July 19, 2020)
  8. Columbus Dispatch: How will Ohio schools hold fall classes as coronavirus cases rise? (July 12, 2020)
  9. NBC4: Parents Night In Benefiting Action for Children June 25 at 7 pm (June 25, 2020)
  10. Columbus Dispatch: Parents and caregivers wrestle with decisions about child care openings (May 15, 2020)
  11. NBC4: Daycares remain open with temporary pandemic license (March 26, 2020)
  12. Columbus Dispatch: Ohio’s coronavirus child-care centers are set to open. How many kids will show up? (March 26, 2020)
  13. ReadyFM "Community Matters": Part 1: Positive Parenting Program (March 17, 2020)
  14. 10TV: Ohio day cares prepare for eventual closure; parents should, too (March 16, 2020)
  15. Columbus Dispatch: Ohio schools prepare for 3-week coronavirus shutdown starting Monday (March 13, 2020)
  16. Is an In-Home Daycare Right for Your Family? (February 6, 2020)
  17. 10TV: Schools closing due to illness leaves parents looking for child care (February 7, 2020)


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