Guest column: Foster parents help prevent abuse, neglect
The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services is raising awareness this spring about the prevention of child abuse and neglect and the need for foster parents.
For most people, child abuse and neglect is difficult to grasp. Yet, it continues to happen all over our nation and Montana is no exception.
Thousands of calls are made every year to our toll-free child abuse hotline at (866) 820-KIDS.
To raise awareness about the hotline, DPHHS has launched a media campaign called "Raise Your Voice for Montana Kids" that includes a radio PSA and posters promoting the child abuse hotl...