Child Abuse Prevention and Education Council Of Charlevoix & Emmet Counties

P.O. Box 414

Petoskey, MI 49770

Phone: 231-753-8511

Practice Safe Sleep with your child or any child in your care.

Resources such as literature, books, videos and brochures on diverse topics that include:

  • Recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect
  • Child development
  • Parenting literature for new parents, single parents, grandparents raising grandchildren, and for parents of children with special needs
  • Child sexual abuse
  • Managing stress and anger
  • Human Trafficking

Annual Spring Conference on issues regarding the mental and physical well-being of children

Public awareness campaigns including Infant Safe Sleep

Participation in the annual Children’s Health Fair

Parenting Awareness Michigan (PAM) Month & Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Month Activities

Annual recognition of community members who go above and beyond to positively impact the lives of our kids

FREE Laundry nights at Bradford Drycleaners in Petoskey

Join us for free laundry at the laundromat (621 Pleasant St., Petoskey) the third Wednesday of the month (4:30-7 p.m.) during the school year, including soap, dryer time, snacks, children's activities and door prizes.



View Safe Sleep Practices by clicking on the "Safe Sleep for Your Baby" image below.

Give a child a great start by using one-minute lessons. Click the timer to view parent and caregiver vignettes on PBS.

Free Laundry Nights are a load of fun!

For the Love of Laundry flyer