Battered Children

By Tori Smith

Child Abuse Resources

From Darkness to Light programs raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.

Safe Horizon (Hope Shining) is an assistance organization serving more than 350,000 people each year who have been touched by violence. Whether they're responding to child abuse, domestic violence, or other violent crimes,they provide the practical tools, emotional support, education, and advocacy to help victims and their families heal and rebuild their lives.

The mission of Prevent Child Abuse America is to "prevent the abuse and neglect of our nation's children" and includes all forms of abuse and neglect, whether physical, sexual, educational, or emotional.

Denver Child Abuse Hotline

They maintain a child abuse hotline 24 hours every day of the week. Anonymous calls are accepted and regarded as credible until additional investigation proves otherwise. The identity of the caller, even if known, cannot be provided to the people who may be the subject of the allegation.

Child Abuse Prevention PSA

Works Cited

"About Us." About Us. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Dec. 2013.

"Denver Human Services." Denver Human Services. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Dec. 2013.

"NATIONAL CHILDREN'S ALLIANCE." Child Abuse Resources. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2013.

"Our Mission: To Empower People to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse." Darkness to Light. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Dec. 2013.