Ripley County

2017 Chartered Council

Prevent Child Abuse Ripley County, Inc.

President: Frank Goodpaster

Main Contact: Sandy Copeland


Website: None



In April – we celebrate PCA month by placing pinwheels around the county, Blue Sunday on the last Sunday of the month, talks in the schools about prevention, PCA Event with the local DFS office.

In June – we participate in a Family Fun Night sponsored by Margret Mary Health by providing a booth at the event with a game for family interaction.

In July – we host the annual Baby Contest at the 4-H Fair.

In September – we participate in the Pumpkin Show parade by passing out Pinwheels and brochures to raise awareness of prevention.

In December – over the Christmas holiday we host a Free FAMILY Movie at the Damm Theatre in Osgood, at no cost to those that attend.


Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday each month at 10am at the Ripley County Extension office in Osgood, Indiana