FC: HURTING OUR FUTURE a stand up to child abuse
1: An eBook Project Bringing Awareness and Joining the Fight Against Child Abuse.
2: Effects of Child Abuse Not only can Child Abuse leave children physically hurt, but it can also leave kids emotionally scarred. Effecting the children, families and society. | Child Abuse | What is Child Abuse? Child abuse is the physical, emotional or sexual mistreatment of children
3: ~ More then 5 children die a day in America from child abuse ~ About 30% of the abused and neglected children will later on abuse their own children. ~ 48% of abused children are boys ~52% of abused children are girls ~ 22% of abused children our African American race ~ 22% of abused children are Hispanic race | The Shocking Statistics | INCREASE'S ~ Abused and Neglected Children has increased 134% since 1980. ~ Physical Abuse has increased 84% since 1980 ~ Sexual Abuse has increased 350% since 1980 ~ Emotional Abuse had increased 333% since 1980 ~ Child Neglect has increased 320% since 1980
5: Cheyenne Rae's Story | This is Cheyenne, a young infant that suffered greatly from child abuse. At her home in Wellford, South Carolina on August 17th, Cheyenne was violently shaken by her father, James Davis Jr. She suffered swelling and bleeding in her brain as well as a fractured skull. Doctor's did not expect the 9 month old baby to survive and prepared to tell the family the worst. But, after 30 days in the hospital and multiple surgeries, including operations on her brain, Cheyenne continues to keep fighting. | Cheyenne is still living today. The baby is still on the feeding tube and suffers from swelling in the brain. Cheyenne Rae's story has spread awareness about child abuse all over the world.
6: Joyful Heart Foundation | Child Abuse Prevention Association | Child Welfare Information Gateway | National Child Abuse Hotline | Organizations
7: Events and Programs Participate in Child Abuse and Neglect Programs and Events in your local area! - Seattle Children's Protection Program - Strike Against Child Abuse Bowling Event, South Florida. -Prevent Child Abuse Annual Event, Roselle park, NJ | Spread the Word Share what you know about child abuse and neglect with your friends, family etc. Bring the awareness to other people. | How can You Help?
8: Resources Child Help - http://www.childhelp.org/pages/statistics?gclid=CP WOwc7hn7QCFUjZQgodEGMAkg Dream Catchers - http://dreamcatchersforabusedchildren.com/TM/dr eam1.html?type=&gclid=CNWw_N_in7QCFSPhQgodQTIAXw San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center - http://sfcapc.org/press_room/information_about_c hild_abuse_and_prevention?gclid=CLznr4_jn7QCFaN_Qgod8GUA4g Definitions
9: National Children's Alliance -http://www.nationalchildrensalliance.org/NCANat ionalStatistics Child Welfare - http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/statistic s/can.cfm Daily Mail - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2206953/Cheyenne-Rae-Miracle-baby-expected-die-shaken-father-goes-home.html#ixzz27GdPJIM0