June is World Elder Abuse Awareness Month. Johnston County Department of Social Services is hosting the 3rd Annual Elder Abuse Awareness Walk on Tuesday, June 13th. The event will be held at the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatics Center (indoor track). There will be information, resources and a ceremony with keynote speaker, NC Representative Donna White. Registration begins at 5:00 pm and the kick-off ceremony will start at 5:30 pm. Then at 5:45 pm participants will begin a mile-long walk to remember victims of elder abuse.
For additional information about the event contact Adult Services Unit by phone: 919-989-5300 or email Teresa.firstname.lastname@example.org or Ragan.email@example.com. Thank you in advance for your support and participation in making this event a success.
The center is located at 600 East Booker Dairy Road in Smithfield.