national child abuse awareness month

Local Advocacy Center Raises Awareness for Child Abuse, Neglect

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. Every ten seconds, a child abuse report is made to a local agency. Those reports result in millions of child abuse cases each year. The Pike Regional Advocacy Center in Troy is just one many state-wide services that offer support to child abuse victims. “We interview victims who have been sexually abused, as well…

Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center Is Raising Child Abuse Awareness

Every year, more than 3.6 million referrals are made to child protection agencies involving more than 6.6 million children. The month of April is National Child Abuse Prevention month. The Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center is raising awareness about the impact child abuse has in the area. The awareness includes pinwheels that popping up around Troy. Each one represents a…