April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Walton County Sheriff’s Office is looking for some talented young artists to help bring awareness. Children are encouraged to share their artwork that displays what safe family fun activities consists of.
There will be three age categories: 5-10, 11-14 and 15-17. The winners in each age group will have their pictures shared on the Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page and displayed in the Sheriff’s office. They will also receive a gift card from Blast Arcade and Moo La La Ice Cream.
Submissions must be received by April 15 and may be dropped off from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday at the WCSO main office, 752 Triple G Road in DeFuniak Springs or the Santa Rosa Beach substation, 133 Sheriff Drive. Submissions may be mailed to Walton County Sheriff’s Office, PIO, 752 Triple G Road, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433.
Please include name of child and age, as well as a contact number for the parent/guardian on the back of the artwork. We ask that the child reside in Walton County or attend Walton County Schools. Please do not use any paper larger than 11 X 7.