CYFD Headline Highlights: September 2012


Following are links to selected news media reports published this month regarding CYFD issues and events. Articles will be added as they are published throughout the month.


Safe House Project Teaches Carlsbad Kids to Avoid Child Sex Abuse

By Ben Gibson, Carlsbad Current-Argus - Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012
Children in Head Start, kindergarten and first grade are the focus of efforts to inform which behavior is appropriate or inappropriate.

Probation Officers, CYFD Patrol the State Fair

By Liz McKernan, - Monday, Sept. 17, 2012

Children Safety Patrol Eye State Fair

By Scott Daniels, - Monday, Sept. 17, 2012
CYFD employees are partnering with the state police to ensure that families have a safe experience and that children are protected while enjoying the New Mexico State Fair.

Heart Gallery at Pan American Center to Draw Attention to Adoptions

By James Staley, Las Cruces Sun-News - Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012

New Foster Children Photo Exhibit Set to Open at NMSU

By Brian Fraga, Las Cruces Sun-News - Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012
NMSU arena to be the new home for a photo gallery that highlights children in CYFD custody who are available for adoption.

JPO Visits AHS

By Duane Barbati, Alamogordo Daily News - Monday, Sept. 24, 2012
Juvenile probation staff's talks with high school freshmen are making a difference in the number of incidents their office sees each year.