By: Taylor Hawley
Definition: Neglect abuse is when a child's guardian is attacking them with hurting words and not caring for them very well.
Facts about Neglect Abuse:
In 2010, the Joyful Heart Foundation joined in a groundbreaking partnership with Hawaii Children Trust Fund ( H.C.T.F ) to develop the most comprehensive child abuse prevention public awareness campaign in the state of Hawaii.
In 2010, 1,537 children died of abuse or neglect. 79.4% were under the age of 4 and 47.7% were under the age of 1.
Signs & Symptoms of Neglect/ Abuse:
When a child is changing he/she's behavior and it is not usual, that is one sign of abuse. Another sign or symptom is.......- showing they are going to kill, insults and saying threats, look like something is wrong with them, not showing eye contact and not communicating, denial of right and family life, denial of social interaction, denial of economic stability, saying they have no rights and people do them wrong, and denial of ordinary freedoms.
Who tries to help people who suffer from your topic?
People who care and help kids who are victims of neglected abuse are mostly working in the police station, work in childcare centers, and there are a lot of social workers that help out at the childcare center called the National Child Abuse Statistics Workers(NCAS).
How does it happen?
Neglect and abuse is caused by parents or people who know the child lose their minds. Sometimes they also do not care about their children. They also have something in their body that makes them crazy and they make poor choices. Parents or guardians also might grow up with abuse so they think it is okay to treat their children the same way.
Why is it important for people to know about my topic?
It is important for people to know about neglect abuse is because kids and teens all over the world are getting beat up and hurt every single day, month, and year! If we don't stop the people, the suspects, from hurting these innocent people they will continue to do it. You need to know this because you need a warning and one day this may happen to the unknown person you wouldn't expect to get abused. This is wrong and this is terrible! You need to know this because you and everyone else needs to CARE!!!!!
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