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‘Hands Around the Courthouse’ to shine light on child abuse at noon on Sept. 19

Event scheduled for noon Sept. 19

HENNEPIN — At noon on Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Putnam County Courthouse in Hennepin, the 10th Judicial Circuit Family Violence Coordinating Council will host a “Hands Around the Courthouse” event.

This event is intended to bring awareness to the children involved in child abuse and neglect in the surrounding counties. A few brief words will be spoken by collaborating partners addressing the important role the community plays in helping these children and families involved in this court system.

This is a collaboration between Freedom House, CASA, Youth Services Bureau of Illinois Valley and Putnam County Church. For more information, contact Mary Taylor at 309-672-6992 or mtaylor@peoriacounty.org.

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