The Preble County Family & Children First Council (FCFC) exists for the purpose of improving the well-being of families and children. As a collaborative of public and private child and family-serving systems, entities, and families, the Council supports initiatives that increase the likelihood that children can grow up safe and healthy, surrounded by support of their families and communities.
Ohio FCFC is statutorily defined as the Governor's cabinet for children and families that was established in 1993 by Section 121.37 of the Ohio Revised Code. The OFCF cabinet council is comprised of eleven state agencies. On a local level, the county commissioners regulate the 88 county Family & Children First Councils.
Meetings are held quarterly and are open to the public and held at the Job & Family Services 1500 Park Avenue, Eaton, OH 45320 Council members are required to attend in person; however, guests are welcome to attend via Teams. Links to each upcoming meeting can be found below by clicking the date. Meeting notices, agendas, and minutes can also be found by clicking below as they are available.