Rawlings speaking at Shepherd Home

Tom Rawlings, Director of the Office of the Child Advocate, will be speaking this morning at the Anne Elizabeth Shepherd Home.

The occasion is a "Teaming Up to Keep Kids Safe" program for Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month.

More than 74,000 cases of child abuse and neglect were reported in Georgia last year and of that total 1,375 were in Muscogee County.