Action for Children
Action for Children
78 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 224-0222
Fax: (614) 224-5437
Alliance Group: Education, Mentoring & Youth

Type: Community Organization

Region: Central

Mission Statement:
• To develop and advocate for early childhood education initiatives;
• To foster the growth of early learning environments and assure their availability to all children in central Ohio; and
• To help families endow their children with quality early learning experiences.

Description of Services:
• Child care and early learning information and resources free of charge for parents;
• Career resources and professional development for center staff and home providers;
• Workshops and technical assistance for programs offering care for school age children;
• Comprehensive employer consulting services for employers planning and providing work/life benefits;
• Parenting resources and classes through The Art of Positive Parenting (TAPP);
• The Seven Generations Circle of Women, a membership alliance of women philanthropists who support Action for Children through financial resources and leadership expertise;
• Resources for public awareness and advocacy on issues involving child care and early learning.

OLAnet Admin Contact:

First Name: Dana 
Last Name: Wright  
Title: Director of Family & Community Engagement
Phone: (614)-224-0222x160