Pa. Congressman Tours Montco Child Center, Pitching More Protections For Abused KidsFitzpatrick toured Mission Kids, a nonprofit child advocacy organization in East Norriton, to promote his legislation which calls for mandatory background checks for existing and prospective school employees.
Montco Child Advocacy Center Picks Up Critical Grant To Expand ServicesMontgomery County’s Child Advocacy Center has received critical funding that officials say will be used to expand the training they provide to better protect children.
Local Prosecutor Pushes For More Child Advocacy Center FundingA local prosecutor is once again pushing the Pennsylvania Legislature to pass legislation that would provide a stable source of funding for child advocacy centers statewide.
Mission: Helping Young Victims of AbuseMontco DA Risa Ferman's vision of a center of advocacy for child abuse victims has gotten a big boost from Dina Fink (right).
In Montco, Child-Victim Facility Gets Nod of Approval From Sen. Pat ToomeyHoused in a nondescript building with an unpublicized address, Mission Kids allows children ages 3 to 17 the chance to deal with investigating detectives in a friendly environment.
DA Risa Ferman Campaigning For Child Abuse VictimsFerman is one of 10 honorees nationwide to be recognized by L’Oreal Paris as a Woman of Worth for her dedication to making a difference in her community.
Montgomery County District Attorney Needs Your Vote To Aid CharityThe Montgomery County District Attorney needs your vote more than ever. But it has nothing to do with the elected office she holds.
Montco. DA Writes Children's Book On Internet SafetyThe Montgomery County District Attorney has written a book about a growing issue that hits home for families with younger children: the dangers of kids surfing the Internet alone.
Montgomery County Non-Profit Hosts Fundraiser For Children Suffering From AbuseMission Kids says invitations are in the mail for their annual fundraising event; Mission Possible. The benefit aids children of physical and sexual abuse in Montgomery County.
Group In Montco Airs Help-For-Abuse-Victims MessagesThe organization "Mission Kids," based in Montgomery County, is taking to the airwaves with a public service campaign designed to send a message of hope to area children who may be victims of abuse.