Guest Editorial: "April is Child Abuse Prevention Month" - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Guest Editorial: "April is Child Abuse Prevention Month"

Posted: Updated:
  • EditorialsMore>>

  • Editorial: "Viewer Feedback: For the Greater Good"

    Editorial: "Viewer Feedback: For the Greater Good"

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:20:09 GMT
    Our editorial earlier this week focusing on the requests for two ASU board members to resign lead to the following feedback on wsfa.com and our WSFA 12 News station Facebook page…here is just a sampling:More >>
    Our editorial earlier this week focusing on the requests for two ASU board members to resign lead to the following feedback on wsfa.com and our WSFA 12 News station Facebook page…here is just a sampling:More >>
  • Editorial: "For the Greater Good"

    Editorial: "For the Greater Good"

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:20:04 GMT
    Sometimes for the greater good you have to do things that you didn't necessarily plan or want to do.  This is what I ask of Marvin Wiggins and Elton Dean as they seriously consider the requests of ASU'sMore >>
    Sometimes for the greater good you have to do things that you didn't necessarily plan or want to do.  This is what I ask of Marvin Wiggins and Elton Dean as they seriously consider the requests of ASU'sMore >>
  • Editorial: "Viewer Feedback: Consequences"

    Editorial: "Viewer Feedback: Consequences"

    Thursday, July 17 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-17 23:20:05 GMT
    Our editorial earlier last week focusing on recent arrests of Alabama and Auburn football players lead to the following feedback on wsfa.com and our WSFA 12 News station Facebook page…here is just a sampling:More >>
    Our editorial earlier last week focusing on recent arrests of Alabama and Auburn football players lead to the following feedback on wsfa.com and our WSFA 12 News station Facebook page…here is just a sampling:  
    More >>
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

April is designated as Child Abuse Prevention month and our opportunity to spotlight individuals and programs in all of our communities that work 365 days a year to prevent the most despicable form of cancer on our society, child abuse and neglect. 

With 112 community partners working on a shoestring budget we have effectively helped to reduce the number of child deaths in the 0-3 age group from unsafe sleeping and abusive head trauma through education and training. 

This is just one example of prevention saving lives and contributing to the quality of life for every Alabamian

There will be events around the state that will celebrate prevention and raise awareness; the Alabama Department of Child Abuse Prevention will be holding our 5th Annual "Children's Trust Fund" Rally on the State House steps, April 17, at 10:00. 

Rene' Howitt the author of "Whose Best Interest? a fight to save two American kids" will be the Keynote Speaker.

Please join us to show your support for the children and families of our great state.

Kelley Parris, MSM
Alabama Department of Child Abuse Prevention
Director

Copyright 2013 WSFA 12 News.  All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow