Child Abuse Awareness Month
Wednesday, April 08, 2009
April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. To report child abuse in Illinois call the Illinois Child Abuse Hotline at 1.800.25.ABUSE. (1.800.252.2873)
One out of three girls and one out of six boys will be sexually abused before she or he turns eighteen. The Child Network is a non-profit agency working in Kankakee County to improve the response to child sexual and physical abuse and advocate for the best interest of abused and neglected children in the court system. The Children's Advocacy Center provides a safe environment for investigation interviews and provides advocacy services for child victims.The Child Network office phone number is 815.936.7372.
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