Programs of the Family Nurturing Center

Child Abuse Treatment Services at Family Nurturing Center encompasses multiple program components for children and families impacted by abuse and neglect.

Have you ever wished that babies came with an instruction manual?  Free DVD rental sent to your home for parents and caregivers of newborns up to two years of age

Kids on the Block puppet program equips children with the skills they need to recognize, resist and report abuse.  A school safety and bullying prevention skit is also now available.

Nurturing Parenting Programs are family based parenting education programs that help families establish a nurturing way of life.

A 12 week program serving adults who experienced childhood sexual abuse.  S.O.A.R. is now available in Kentucky and Ohio.

Stewards of Children is a revolutionary prevention training designed to teach adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. 

Family Nurturing Center provides a wide range of professional trainings including the Nurturing Parenting Programs and Stewards of Children.  CEUs are available for some trainings.

Visitation provides an opportunity for children to visit with non-custodial parents in a safe, supervised setting, and build skills needed to enhance healthy family functioning.

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Red Flag Project

Child sexual abuse is a public health problem with far reaching implications.  An estimated 39 million people are survivors of childhood sexual abuse in the US today.  One in 10 children will be victimized before reaching their 18th birthday.  And more than 30% of those victims will never tell anyone about their abuse, contributing to life long relationship, health and adjustment problems.  But we are not without hope.  Child sexual abuse is entirely preventable.  Know the Red Flags when a perpetrator is grooming a child for sexual abuse.

Get all the details HERE to join us for the Blue Ribbon Campaign

April is recognized nationally as Child Abuse Prevention Month.  The Blue Ribbon Campaign is a community wide effort to recognize our collective responsibility to prevent and confront all forms of child abuse and neglect.  Child abuse is entirely preventable, but not without your help.


Join us on May 16, 2015 at our NEW LOCATION.  We listened to our participants and their concerns for the hills and safety with traffic, and have moved the race to the beautiful, family friendly and very FLAT Lunken Airport Playfields and Bike Trail at the Spirit of '76 shelter.  We are also adding the option to run a 5k or 10k!

parenting tips, child abuse prevention, parenting

Being a parent is never easy and at Family Nurturing Center, we provide Nurturing Parenting programs for parents to help them build healthy families.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and we want to take this time to celebrate positive parenting by providing you with extra support and encouragement.  Check out our Celebrity Parenting Tips from NKY and Greater Cincinnati parents as they share their own tips through video messages.

We hope you watch, enjoy and share with others.  Many thanks to our Celebrity Parents.

The Nurturing Parenting Programs are proven, evidenced-based, family focused program recognized for effectiveness in preventing and treating child abuse and neglect.

April 14-16, 2015
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
May 4-6, 2015
Louisville, KY
Conducted by Carol Lapin, MSSW 
National Trainer/Consultant of Nurturing Parenting Programs
child abuse prevention, child sexual abuse, parenting

At Family Nurturing Center, we tackle change in all of its forms, and we do so intentionally to change lives. When we change the conversation, when we change the silence, we can change the culture; we can change the statistics.  It's incredibly empowering to know that you can be the change for someone.  The one who makes a difference.  We are proud to present to you our new agency video funded by The Johnson Family Foundation.

Help Us End Child Abuse

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Report Abuse (Emergency)
911 (Immediate danger)

Report suspected child abuse:
View Child Abuse and Neglect Indicators

1-859-292-6550 (weekdays)
1-877-KY SAFE1 (nights/weekends)
1-800-CHILDREN (Parent Help Line)

KY Report abuse/neglect web site


Dial 211: For parent resources/referral help region wide.