Child Abuse awareness and prevention with the Rescue Mission of Roanoke

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Each year, more than 3.6 million referrals are made to child protection agencies in America. Every day we lose on average four to seven children to child abuse and neglect. To bring greater awareness to this disturbing reality, April has been designated as child abuse prevention month, to stop the mistreatment of children. There are many organizations and individuals who are on the front lines working to end child abuse in our area.

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