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CHILD ABUSE: A Generational Plague

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Child abuse occurs at every socioeconomic level, across ethnic and cultural lines, within all religions and at all levels of education. Over 3 million reports of child abuse are made every year in the …

Child abuse occurs at every socioeconomic level, across ethnic and cultural lines, within all religions and at all levels of education. Over 3 million reports of child abuse are made every year in the United States.
• A report of child abuse is made every ten seconds.
• More than five children die every day as a result of child abuse.
• Approximately 80% of children that die from abuse are under the age of 4.
• It is estimated that between 50-60% of child fatalities due to maltreatment are not recorded as such on death certificates.
The estimated annual cost of child abuse and neglect in the United States for 2007 is $104 billion.

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  • Child Abuse: A Generational Plague
    Child Abuse in America
    Children are suffering from a hidden epidemic of child abuse and neglect. Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States
    involving more than 6 million children. Child abuse occurs at every socioeconomic level, across ethnic and cultural lines, within all religions and at all levels of education. The United States has among the worst records among industrialized nations –
    - SEVEN children DIE every day as a result of child abuse and neglect.
    - A report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds
    - Between 50-60% of maltreatment fatalities are not recorded as such.
    - Approximately 80% of children that die from abuse are under the age of 4.
    - 95% of juvenile sexual abuse victims, know their perpetrator.

    The estimated annual cost of child abuse and neglect in the United States
    for 2008 is $124 billion. ONE HUNDRED TWENTY FOUR BILLION DOLLARS!!!
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  • Child Abuse: A Generational Plague
    Child Abuse in America
    Children are suffering from a hidden epidemic of child abuse and neglect. Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States
    involving more than 6 million children. Child abuse occurs at every socioeconomic level, across ethnic and cultural lines, within all religions and at all levels of education. The United States has among the worst records among industrialized nations –
    - SEVEN children DIE every day as a result of child abuse and neglect.
    - A report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds
    - Between 50-60% of maltreatment fatalities are not recorded as such.
    - Approximately 80% of children that die from abuse are under the age of 4.
    - 95% of juvenile sexual abuse victims, know their perpetrator.

    The estimated annual cost of child abuse and neglect in the United States
    for 2008 is $124 billion. ONE HUNDRED TWENTY FOUR BILLION DOLLARS!!!
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • 1. CHILD ABUSE: A Generational Plague More then FIVE Children... DIE everyday... In the United States>>> as a result of child abuse. WW=JD? Proverbs 10: 9 He who walks with integrity walks securely, But he who perverts his ways will become known!
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  • FIVE Children DIE everyday, as a result of abuse.
  • Census Shows 1 in 2 People are Poor or Low-Income Updated: Thursday, 15 Dec 2011, 9:19 AM MST Published : Thursday, 15 Dec 2011, 9:19 AM MST By HOPE YEN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Squeezed by rising living costs, a record number of Americans — nearly 1 in 2 — have fallen into poverty or are scraping by on earnings that classify them as low income. http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/dpp/money/census-USLow-Income-America-apx-12152011
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    • 1. CHILD ABUSE: A Generational Plague More then FIVE Children... DIE everyday... In the United States>>> as a result of child abuse. WW=JD?     Proverbs 10: 9 He who walks with integrity walks securely,   But he who perverts his ways will become known!
    • 2.   Child Abuse occurs at every socioeconomic level, across ethnic and cultural lines, within all religions and at all levels of education.
      •  
      •  
      •   More then
      • FIVE Children, DIE
      • everyday in the 
      • United States
      • as a 
      •     result 
      • of 
      •   child abuse...
      •   
      •  
      • A report 
      • of child abuse
      • is made 
      • every 
      • TEN seconds...
      • WW-JD? 
    • 3. In 2009, approximately  3.3 million child abuse reports and allegations were made  involving an estimated  6 million children.
    • 4. Children who experience child abuse are...
      •  
      •  
      •  
      • 59% more likely to be arrested as a juvenile...
      •  
      •  
      •   ... 28% more likely
      • to be arrested
      • as an adult,
      • and
      • 30% more likely to commit violent crime.
    • 5. In 2010, more than one third of young families with children were living in poverty.
      • The percentage of those families in poverty in 2010 was 37 percent, surpassing the previous high of 36 percent in 1993.
      •  
      • Household income decreased in every region of the U.S. from 2007 to 2010.  
      • More then...FIVE Children DIE EVERYDAY, in the United States From Child Abuse!!
    • 6.   Poverty is at it's lowest level, in the sixty-five years since being recorded  
      •  
      •   More than
      • 49 million Americans live in poverty.
      •  
      •  
      •  
      • Children of families
      • with income levels below $15,000 annually,
      • are 25 times more likely
      • to be neglected and/or abused.
    • 7. Over the past 10 years, more than 20,000 American children are believed to have been killed in their own homes by family members.
      •   
        • Approximately 80% of children that die from abuse are under the age of 4.
      •  
        • Between 50-60% of child fatalities due to maltreatment are not recorded as such on death certificates.
      •  
      •   FIVE Children DIE EVERYDAY in the United States From Child Abuse!
    • 8. More then...FIVE Children DIE everyday...
      • The estimated annual cost
      • of child abuse and neglect
      • in the United States
      • for 2007
      • is $104 billion.
    • 9. A generational sin , or generational curse , is when we practice the sins of our forefathers , and these sinful behavioral patterns are ingrained within us, and they have remained in our households and families for many Generations.     More then FIVE Children DIE EVERYDAY, in the United States From Child Abuse!!   IN GOD I/WE TRUST>>>
    • 10. Child Abuse comprises four basic types of mistreatment:
      • 1. Neglect:  abuse in which a perpetrator is responsible 
      •     to provide care for a victim who is unable to care for
      •     them self, but fails to provide adequate care. 
      • 2.   Physical abuse:   abuse involving physical contact intended to 
      •       cause feeling of intimidation. Physical injury, or other physical 
      •       suffering or bodily harm.
      • 3.   Psychological abuse:  a form of abuse characterized 
      •       by a person, subjecting or exposing another to behavior 
      •       that may result in psychological trauma.
      • 4. Child sexual abuse:   abuse in which an adult or older 
      •     adolescent uses a child for sexual stimulation.
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    • 11.  
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