Together with Prevent Child Abuse Vermont, the Springfield Area Parent Child Center presents an informational workshop on Shaken Baby Syndrome on Friday, April 2 from noon to 2 p.m. at the SAPCC in North Springfield.
According to Prevent Child Abuse Vermont, approximately 2,200 cases of SBS are diagnosed nationally each year, with an average of five diagnosed yearly in Vermont.
Twenty-five percent of all victims die and fifty percent live with life long disabilities.
Free child care provided on a limited basis.
To learn more about the array of services offered by the SAPCC, visit www.sapcc-vt.org.