About CPC

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If you would like to make a tax deductible donation you can also mail it or stop in our office at:

138 Marietta Rd.
Suite E
Chillicothe Ohio, 45601

Fax: (740) 779-7432




       Child Protection Center of Ross County

               Serving Children of Ross and Surrounding Counties


Parenting Classes

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 Dr. David Ater Memorial Golf Classic

"Happiness is hitting them far into the fairway"~ Dr. Ater



The 2015 annual golf outing will be Saturday, August 22nd. 

Your money goes directly to:

  • Education to prevent children from being abused
  • Medical costs associated with examining each child
  • Counseling to help the children and their families
  • Safe, child friendly environment
Dr. David Ater Memorial Golf Classic, click on the following for forms:
          Golf hole sponsor 2015
Golf team registration  2015


 Pinwheels for Prevention



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During Child Abuse Prevention Month (April),  1,216 pinwheels will be placed at the entrance of Yoctangee park. Each pinwheel represents a case of child abuse or neglect investigated in Ross County from the year prior (2014).  Pinwheels for Prevention is designed to show the public in a very dramatic way that child abuse and neglect happens in every community and to encourage the community members to focus on prevention as part of a plan to break the cycle of abuse.

Kid's Day

Click here for printable registration form 2015

Kid's Day is a fun day where children and their families can spend time taking classes filled with fun and learning.  Kid's Day was held on March 22, 2014, at Allen Elementary.  Look for more information about this great community event on this website.  The next event is March 28, 2015, at Allen Elementary.

Rock for Tots

The Annual Rock For Tots show was a big success!

• Concert and Charity Auction to benefit needy  children
• At least 12 bands performed and were auctioned off.  

For more information, please click

A United Way Agency Partner

Participating Members: Ross County Children’s Services, Adena Health System, Scioto-Paint Valley Mental Health Center, Ross County Prosecutors Office, Ross County Sheriff’s Department, Chillicothe Police Department and contracting physicians
Supported in part as a Community Benefit of Adena Health System

Child Protection Center provides  services to the public and is funded by grants including United Way, Victims Of Crime Act and Children's Trust Fund.