“The Joy of Children Makes Their Parents’ Hearts Leap!”

by Ed Harpring In the United States, alone, 2.9 million cases of child abuse are reported every year, and more than 4 children die from child abuse and neglect on a daily basis. Over 70% of these children are below the age of 3. The statistics are gut-wrenching and a clarion call to action for … Continue reading “The Joy of Children Makes Their Parents’ Hearts Leap!”

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“Report Child Abuse”

by Martine Siegel April is National Child Abuse Prevention month. Child abuse and neglect are significant public health problems in the United States and Kentucky is a mandatory reporting state. According to child protective service agencies, about 702,000 children were substantiated victims of child abuse or neglect in 2014. Self-reported data consistently show that more … Continue reading “Report Child Abuse”