In recognition of Child Abuse Awareness Month, the GFWC Junto Woman’s Club hosted a guest speaker at its monthly meeting for April.
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Utah advocates say the pandemic might have changed the numbers.
In a recent high-profile case, the abuse of a five-year-old girl went on for months before she died at the hands of her parents, raising painful questions about why educators did not intervene in time.
Blue pinwheels are planted outside the Douglass Community Center. Their message can impact families not only in Hannibal but nationwide. Douglass Community Services looks to make parents aware of the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to care for children.
As students prepare to head back to school in-person full time soon, experts are anticipating a surge in reports of child abuse. To prepare for this possibility, agencies are looking for more people willing to be foster parents.
A Norton woman was convicted Wednesday of child abuse and neglect in connection with the death of her 5-week-old baby.
A 21-year-old Navy man pleaded guilty Wednesday to distributing video and images over the internet depicting the sexual abuse of children.