Tag Archives: Child Abuse

Child Neglect: Stop the Cycle By Reporting Suspected Neglect

Child abuse and neglect both leave serious scars behind, but in many cases, it’s harder to identify the signs of neglect. Ensuring that children receive the help that they need quickly increases their chance of healing, breaking the cycle of abuse and neglect. According to the American Humane Association, out of the children who experience

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Child Abuse Hotline

There are so many child protection agencies worldwide that supports the emotional, social, intellectual, and physical development of children. Millions of children are victimized each year by family members, friends, and other trusting adults. Many children lose their lives, or are permanently injured from neglect, abuse or abandonment. What these agencies do is answer the

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What Is Child Neglect?

What is Child Neglect? Child neglect occurs when a child is not properly cared for. The child will experience a lack of nutrition, medical attention, educational needs, supervision, emotional and housing needs, and basic day to day necessities. Millions of cases of child neglect goes unreported each year. Parents, caregivers and guardian have the responsibility

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The Constant Need for Child Protection Services

Child protection services are standardized services provided by the government and were specifically designed to protect underage children from harm. The secondary purpose is to encourage and support stability and functionality of families. Although some states use terms like “Child Protection”,” Department of Child and Family Services”, “Department of Social Services” or similar, Child Protective

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I Hate My Dad : Child Abuse

But, I Hate My Dad! It is common to have a difficult relationship with your parents, especially during your adolescent years. Dealing with the hectic stress of growing up can be full of unseen pressures and may cause you to feel irritable and angry towards your parents. However, although this is normal, there are certain feelings

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Signs of Child Abuse

Child abuse is a saddening situation that occurs in the homes of more than 700,000 children per year. Many concerned citizens, teachers and family members report the instances to the proper authorities. Unfortunately, many cases of child abuse go unmentioned for various reasons including shame, fear and ridicule. Many abused children feel as if the

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Definition of Child Abuse and Identifying an Abused Child

Child Abuse! Child protective agencies work hard to help the child abused and the parents get the help they need to become a loving family again. However, children in abusive homes can go unnoticed and technology cannot predict those at risk. Child abuse happens: In all religions At any socioeconomic level In every ethnic group

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When does Child Abuse become Negligence?

When it comes to children there are plenty of very impassioned people out there that have published tons of research on the subject. As such, it is now easier than ever to learn just what child abuse is, what types of abuse are out there, and to learn a little bit more about when child

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The Status of Child Abuse in The United Kingdom

Child abuse is one of the most heinous of all types of crimes. Acts of violence against children can occur anywhere. Child abuse cases are reported against parents, caregivers, teachers, neighbors, family members and play mates. In the United Kingdom, reports of child abuse have constantly increased between the years of 2003 and 2014. In

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Reporting Child Abuse

Reporting child abuse can be extremely difficult, and possibly harder if the abuse is committed by a family member or loved one. A few people may feel they do not want to go through the emotional turmoil of reporting a family member for child abuse. Or maybe you fear retaliation from the abuser, some feel

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The Uncovered Lives of Sweatshop Workers

Fair employment is a given right for every human. The economic system is merely a “give and take” process. A worker gives effort, offers a service, or provides advice and consultancy, and in return he or she receives daily, weekly, or monthly income. The income a worker receives should be proportional to the amount of

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Abused Celebrities and How They Have Overcome

Too often we think celebrities have it all, as if their lives are perfect. In reality, they face as much hardship as the rest of us. What do Abused Celebrities do to escape?   Domestic violence has been a huge topic in the news lately. Abuse is found in every class, every country, and every race.

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