April is Child Abuse Prevention Month — Planned Activities: Wear Blue Day, Annual Walk, and Prevention Breakfast
Kate Offenberger, Director, Job and Family Services appeared before the Board to advertise the activities that will take place during the month of April to encourage awareness of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The department will be hosting a “Wear Blue Day” on April 11, 2018. Ms. Offenberger also advised JFS is hosting their 10th annual Child Abuse Prevention Walk on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The walk begins at 10:00 A.M. and starts at the JFS parking lot. JFS will also be hosting a Child Abuse Prevention Breakfast with speaker Wayne Campbell on Tuesday, April 24, 2016 at 9:00 A.M. The breakfast will be held at St. Johns Villa Restaurant in the Gathering Room.
Ms. Offenberger provided a proclamation to the Board and asked it be adopted as a way of recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Carroll County.
The proclamation can be viewed here.