Child Abuse

Are you reporting it when you see it?

The signs of an abused child

These are the top 5 Signs a child is being abused:

  • Unexplained Injuries; if the child can't explain how they got that bruise.
  • Changes in behavior; if they go from playful to violent drastically.
  • Fear of going home; they make excuses to stay where they are longer.
  • Changes in eating; they eat less or more.
  • Changes in sleeping; they can't sleep.

The kids need help

Report it

The children will rarely report the abuse going on. That means you have to. Learn and look out for the signs of an abused child. Over 1 million children are abused annually in the U.S. A new child abuse case is reported every 10 seconds, but there's more than 3 times more cases that go unreported. It's important to the child's physical and mental health that they get help as soon as possible.