BRIDGEWATER, NJ - With the members of the Bridgewater Woman's Club, Bridgewater Township Mayor Dan Hayes presented a proclamation April 5 to recognize April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Bridgewater.

The Bridgewater Woman's Club has been working with Prevent Child Abuse-NJ to promote awareness in the community about the campaign.

Members of the club accepted the proclamation April 5.

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In addition, members of the club have placed a Pinwheel Garden outside the entrance of the Bridgewater Township Library, on Vogt Drive. A display table with informational materials will be in the library throughout the whole month.

"Every child in Bridgewater, and in New Jersey and across the country, deserves to be safe," members of the club said.