Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

October 26, 2012

Signing on

Children’s advocacy group takes next steps

Mineral Wells Index

By CHRIS AGEE | cagee@mineralwellsindex.com

A task force Thursday commemorated the official launch of a countywide children’s advocacy center.

Two months after dozens of locals attended a meeting to learn about the program, members of the multidisciplinary task force voted on key aspects of the center.

Leaders of the project then signed a memorandum of understanding to be sent to the Child Protective Services regional director.

District Attorney Mike Burns led Thursday’s meeting, explaining the group’s actions will mark the beginning of a 14-month implementation process.

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