(KMOV.com) -- News 4's Kristen Cornett visited the St. Louis Crisis Nursery, a center committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect.
The organization offers five area crisis nursery locations, and four more community outreach centers. More than 7000 children are admitted to the nurseries and centers each year.
The Crisis Nursery offers a 24-hour helpline, at 314-768-3201. For more information, or to sign up and volunteer, visit www.crisisnurserykids.org.