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Wednesday, 19 February 2014 00:00
PEORIA - Commemorating April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Pediatric Resource Center (PRC) is raising awareness and funds in the fight against child abuse and neglect by offering limited-time, special “Stop Child Abuse” vehicle license plates.
The temporary license plates are available for purchase from the PRC for $40 a pair. The plates may be displayed on vehicles from March 2 through April 30. All proceeds benefit the PRC in their work to help abused and neglected children throughout Illinois.
The Pediatric Resource Center (PRC) is a service provider for the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. Each year the PRC offers child-friendly medical exams, consultations, and advocacy to over 600 children reported to be abused and neglected in 50 counties throughout Illinois. Since its inception in 1993, more than 7,500 children have benefited from the services of the PRC.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014 15:36