Madison Hood, Harrison County District Attorney’s Office first assistant DA and also a specialist on child abuse, spoke at the April 13 Lions Club Meeting.
The Spanish Parliament passed a bill on Thursday which seeks to protect child victims of sexual abuse.
Every April, the Napa County Child Abuse Prevention Council (CAPC) commemorates Child Abuse Prevention Month by bringing awareness to this important issue and raising funds to support families and keep children safe.
To raise awareness about child abuse and neglect, Macon County CASA is asking people around the community to "Chalk the Walk."
On Wednesday, New York State Police arrested Kirk Ashton, who recently was suspended as principal at the Northwood Elementary School in the Hilton Central School District.
Children with disabilities are at least three times more likely to experience abuse and neglect compared to their peers
Several Region leaders and child advocates gathered to put a spotlight on child abuse prevention and awareness in a candlelight vigil.