YMCA Teen Center Hosts “Child Abuse Prevention” Event Friday

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The Family YMCA run Teen Center in Espanola and several partners will be hosting a special family event for all community members to help prevent child abuse in our communities. 

The event begins at 3 p.m. Friday, April 28 and runs till 8 p.m. 

There will be free food and beverages, a DJ and activities for the whole family 

Drop by and bring your family for the fun and educational opportunities.

Report: 10 Percent of New Mexico Kids Have Had Incarcerated Parent

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NM Still Ranked 49th in Nation for Child Well-Being

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