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AETN Public Affairs Special: Child Neglect & Abuse in Arkansas

Join us for an AETN public affairs special examining the problem of childhood neglect and abuse; a disturbing societal issue with deep ramifications for families, educators and communities alike. Hosted by award-winning journalist and veteran television anchor Vickie Newton, this special program takes a deep dive into a problem that has long been in the shadows, raising awareness on how to spot the warning signs of abuse and neglect, the resources available, and how to find help. Among the featured guests is Arkansas's First Lady Susan Hutchinson, a longtime advocate for children. Other guests include: Elizabeth Pulley – executive director of the Children’s Advocacy Centers of Arkansas; and >Rep. DeAnn Vaughn of Horatio – a victim advocate.

Premieres Thursday, October 17 at 7 p.m.

Last Updated 17 Oct 2019