Walk To Raise Awareness For Child Abuse Prevention

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SPRINGFIELD----April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Center for Youth and Family Solutions is recognizing it with an awareness walk.

The 2016 Refuse to Abuse Awareness Walk/Fun Run will be held on Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to Noon. The walk will cover a two-mile path at Springfield's Washington Park.

Registration for the walk is $15.00 for adults and $7.00 for children. It includes an event T-shirt, post-walk lunch, and free children's activities during and after the walk. Day of walk/lunch registration and family pricing is available by calling the Center for Youth and Family Solutions at (217) 528-3694.

For more information on registration, click HERE.

The goal of the walking event is to bring awareness to child abuse issues in central Illinois.

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