Recognizing the signs and symptoms of child abuse

RBC I Physical abuse is when there is evidence the child has experienced physical harm or injury by the parent or caretaker, or has been subject to circumstances that could reasonably pose a serious threat of physical harm or injury and “either the condition or death is not justifiably explained; the explanation or history given […]

Harmon honored for child support enforcement work

A certificate of excellence was presented to Andrea Harmon and the RBC Department of Social Services by John Bernhart (left), Director of the child support division of the Colorado Department of Human Services. Also pictured are Dana Giles, legal technician I - Rio Blanco child support enforcement, Andrea Harmon, child support enforcement administrator, Rio Blanco child support enforcement, RBC commissioners Kai Turner, Ken Parsons and Shawn Bolton, and Larry Desbien, chief of the policy and evaluation section for Colorado child support enforcement.

John Bernhart, director of the Colorado Division of Child Support Enforcement, drove to Meeker from his Denver office to present Andrea Harmon with a certificate of excellence award at the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners’ meeting held Monday in Meeker.

Be aware of the signs of child abuse and neglect

Physical abuse is defined by evidence a child has experienced physical harm or injury by the parent or caretaker, or has been subject to circumstances that could reasonably pose a serious threat of physical harm or injury and “either the condition or death is not justifiably explained; the explanation or history given varies from the […]