Advocacy Network for Children will be selling yard signs beginning Monday, March 8th in various locations throughout its nine-county region to bring awareness and raise money for the agency. This sale all leads up to April being National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month.

National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promotes the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During the month of April, as well as throughout the year, communities are encouraged to increase awareness and provide education and support to families through resources and strategies to prevent child abuse and neglect.

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You can show your support by purchasing a yard sign for $10.00 at the following locations:    Quincy: Hy-Vee on Harrison; both County Market locations; Peoples Prosperity Bank; Camp Point: Hibbert Country Financial Insurance; Pittsfield: County Market; Carthage: County Market;  Macomb: Haymakers; Rushville: County Market; Jacksonville: County Market; Mt. Sterling: IGA; Hamilton: Hy-Vee and Beardstown: Save A Lot.

In addition, signs will be available at the agency’s administrative office located at 1420 Harrison Street, Quincy.

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