Facts• For every incident of child abuse or neglect that gets reported, it’s estimated that two others go unreported.• 8 out of 10 sexual abusers are someone in the family or someone the child knows.
The Problem• Child abuse is more than bruises and broken bones. Other types of abuse, such as emotional abuse or child neglect, also leave deep, long-lasting scars. By learning common types of abuse and where to get help, you can make a huge difference in a child’s life.
Where Child Abuse Is Happening.• Child abuse is happening all around the world.
Child Abuse Effects• Child abuse effects children negatively with academic difficulties, aggressive behavior, bad dreams, ect.
How to solve child abuse!• Some ways to stop child abuse are to be aware of unexplained injuries, notice a child’s fear of going home, and notice if a child is begging for food.
Elimination of child abuse.• Child Abuse has been eliminated in the state of Vermont.