Child Abuse Recognition Class

MEDFORD, Ore. — April is Child Abuse Awareness month.  There were 69,096 reports of child abuse in Oregon last year. 30,850 of those cases were investigated.  6,332 were founded or confirmed cases, involving more than 10-thousand kids. 845 of those kids were in Jackson County. Experts say those numbers reinforce the importance of reporting suspected … Continue reading »

Gathering For Child Abuse Awareness

MEDFORD, Ore. — Families and community members are hoping to shed light on child abuse in Jackson County and one woman is using the memory of her daughter to inspire others. Michelle Lunsford said being able to tell her story is a way to help raise awareness for child abuse. Her two-year old daughter, Kacy, … Continue reading »