April is sexual assault , child abuse, and victims' rights awareness month.

April 5th, Nampa City Council meeting proclamation for both child abuse and sexual assualt awareness.
April 12th thru the 16th , we will have daily challenges for the whole family! Enter to win a Family Fun Pack by posting the daily challenge picture to Istagram or Facebook, tag us and use the hashtag #nfjcchildabuseprevention

Monday April 12th– THUMBS UP IDAHO
Paint your thumbnails BLUE and give a big thumbs up in support of Child Abuse Prevention! A winner will be selected randomly from all submissions.

Tuesday April 13th– COLORING PAGE
You can pick up the coloring page at Nampa Public Library, Stella's Ice Cream, Lifestyles Cafe or you can print off the coloring page from our Facebook page. Color the image and then take a picture of it and post it on your Facebook or Instagram account and tag us so we can see your work! A winner will be chosen by our Director!

Wednesday April 14th– PINWHEEL PICTURES 
There are a handful of pinwheel gardens around Nampa (Welcome to Nampa signs in Lakeview Park by Fred Meyer, in front of City Hall, and in front of the Nampa Police Dept). Also, we will have some outside of the NFJC lobby door, Stella's Ice Cream, Nampa Public Library and Lifestyles CafeTake a picture in front of one of the pinwheel gardens. If you cant get to one, make your own pinwheel garden outdoors and snap a family picture in front of it! A winner will be selected based on creativity of the photo.

Thursday April 15th– YOUR VOICE MATTERS 
Many children in our community are suffering in silence. “Your Voice Matters” brings awareness to the children that are physically and or sexually abused. Please join us in raising awareness and protecting our kids. Write "Stop the Abuse" on the palm of your hand and send us your photo showing your support. Winnner will be selected randomly from all submissions.

Friday April 16th– BLUE OUT
Show your support for Child Abuse Preven on by wearing BLUE! Get crazy & creative, and feel free to include ALL family members (pets, favorite stuffed animals, etc.) A winner will be selected based on crea vity and the amount of blue we see!