In preparation for April’s child abuse prevention and awareness activities, I have been looking at a lot of child abuse numbers . . . statistics etc. 1,088 more words
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By Tammi Pitzen, Executive Director of The Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County
Not surprising, I would say, but here we are in 2015 and I am still getting questions and reading about delayed reporting of sexual assault and how that must mean the abuse did not happen. 1,345 more words
What are the best things to tell a child growing up that can help prevent child abuse or lead to it being reported?
At some point in your life, you are likely to come across information that suggests a child you know is being abused. With over three million reports of child abuse annually in the United States, it is clear that child abuse occurs on a large scale. 1,081 more words