Information Resources

Marion County Children Services offers many child abuse and neglect informational resources that are available to the residents of Marion County.

These resources include brochures and pamphlets that can be obtained at no cost by residents of Marion County. In addition, educational video tapes can be borrowed from the agency for purposes such as training and parenting instruction.

Informational pamphlets available:

  • Crying
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Car Seat Safety
  • Lice
  • Tips for Choosing a Babysitter
  • Toilet Mastery
  • Feeling Good About Yourself as a Parent
  • The Importance of Rules
  • Building Your Child’s Self Esteem
  • Be There…Be a Dad
  • Discipline for your Child
  • Discipline
  • Parenting your teenager
  • 10 things to do instead of yelling or hitting
  • What is a good parent?
  • 10 tips for single parents
  • Temper Tantrums
  • 25 Ways to Praise
  • Healthy Touching
  • Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Milestone Series (Child Development):

  • 0-3 mths
  • 4-6 mths
  • 7-12 mths
  • 1yr – 18 mths
  • 19 mths- 2 yrs
  • 2 yr
  • 3 yr
  • 4yr
  • 5 yr
  • 6 yr
Informational booklets available:

  • About Child Neglect
  • Home Alone After School – What parents should know
  • About Preventing Child Abuse
  • When Your Child Misbehaves
  • Keeping You Cool When Your Young Child Cries
  • About Temper Tantrums
  • Helping Your Child Learn Through Play – A guide for parents of
  • preschoolers
  • Parents and Stress
  • About Anger
  • About Child Sexual Abuse
  • My Body Belongs To Me
  • About Incest
  • About Adolescent Sex Offenders
  • Are You in a Healthy Relationship?
  • What Everyone Should Know About Protection Orders
  • Cooperative Co-parenting
  • About Single Parenting
  • About Bullying
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder – What everyone should know
  • About Child Neglect
  • Home Alone After School – What parents should know

If you are interested in receiving education information concerning a specific child issue, pleaseĀ complete our request form