Information Fair for kids ongoing in Riverton Saturday; Child Abuse Prevention Month

Photos by Ernie Over, 

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Over a dozen agencies are gathered this morning to observe National Child Abuse Prevention Month in the parking lot of City Hall with goodies for the kids and information for Moms, Dads, Grandmas, Grandpas and Guardians.

After the first bouncy house went up, traffic increased dramatically.

Among the agencies and departments represented are Child Development Services, Riverton Fire Department, Riverton Police Department, Fremont County Sheriff’s Department, Department of Family Services, UW Extension Cent$ible Nutrition Program, Wyoming Department of Health-Rural Health Section, Abbas House, Absoraka Head Start, Fremont County Public Health, the Wyoming Elks Association, and the Fremont County Alliance Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.

The RFD is grilling hot dogs on the site and there are soft drinks and water.