LUCAS COUNTY (WTOL) - Lucas County Children Services (LCCS) has announced plans to raise awareness for National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
On April 13, LCCS is encouraging Lucas County residents to wear blue to combat child abuse.
Now in its fifth year, "Wear Blue" urges people to show their support for keeping kids safe from abuse or neglect.
Between April 2015 and April 2016, three children died in Lucas County as a result of physical abuse or neglect. LCCS will remember the children at a memorial.
- When: April 29 at 11:30 a.m.
- Where: 705 Adams Street, Toledo
- Open to public
This ceremony will include comments from the Honorable Denise Navarre Cubbon, Lucas County Juvenile Court Judge and musical performances by the Ottawa Hills High School choir.
Learn more about Lucas County Children Services here.