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Time to do more as domestic, child violence declines

By Bob Feikema As published in The Winston-Salem Journal, Monday, December 19, 2016 Imagine opening your morning paper to these headlines: Intimate partner violence is down by 63%!   Child abuse and neglect rates have dropped by 40%!  Sexual abuse of children has declined by 62%!  You wouldn’t be dreaming. These are the facts.  You can look them [...]

Ring Out Child Abuse, April 8

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  Winston-Salem, N.C., April 1, 2016 –– All children deserve to be free from the threat of violence and neglect. Family Services will emphasize this basic human right at a special event that will take place at 11:45 a.m. on Friday, April 8, at the Sarah Y. Austin Head [...]

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