What Can You Do About Child Abuse? From Safe Horizon’s Child Advocacy Center
If you suspect a child has been abused….
- Keep calm.
- Tell the child you believe them.
- Show interest and concern.
- Reassure and support the child.
Take action – it could save a child’s life. Report child abuse to your local or state child protective service agency, or to your neighborhood police precinct.
Safe Horizon’s Child Advocacy Centers help more than 5,000 child victims of sexual and severe physical abuse each year.
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