County officials commemorate Child Abuse Prevention Month
Last updated 4/21/2021 at 10am
National Child Abuse Prevention Month was highlighted at the regular meeting of the Board of El Paso County Commissioners last Tuesday. It serves as a critical reminder of how everyone plays a role in preventing child abuse and neglect.
"Communities are a key influence in families' lives, just like a plant is more likely to thrive in a garden with good soil and plenty of sunlight and water, families are more likely to thrive in nurturing communities," Board of County Commissioners Vice-Chair Cami Bremer said as she read the Proclamation into the record. "Every day, we can help positive chil...