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Roofsit brings awareness for child abuse

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Roofsit has come back to Michiana in it's quest to fight child abuse.

The annual event is taking place at Heritage Square in Granger.  Local radio station U-93 is the organizer and they say it's great to see the community come together for such a noble cause.

Events throughout the week include a kids showcase, live music and even a corn hole tournament.

Officials with the Department of child services say there are misconceptions about the issue and the services they provide.

"I think one of the other popular misconceptions deals with our agency and instead of our being here to help people, that we're actually here to remove children, take them away from their parents, violate their rights, that's not the case at all our goal is to keep children in the home," says Linda Cioch of the Department of Child Services.


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