The Village of North Baltimore is partnering with Wood County Department of Job & Family Services, Children’s Services Department on Child Abuse Awareness.
April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. Wood County Children’s Service has set up pinwheels to represent each case of child abuse or neglect investigated in the county. In North Baltimore, there were 73 complaints of child abuse and neglect, investigated by NB PD last year.
A representatives from Wood County JFS installed the 73 pinwheels in front of the Village Reservoir on SR 18. They also spoke to NB Village Council at the meeting April 4, to give more information about Child Abuse Prevention.