To start off the week The Children’s House would like to share a few facts with you.
– Child Abusers cannot be easily distinguished. Most abused is committed by someone the victim/survivor knows and trusts.
– More than a third of adolescents with a report of abuse or neglect will have a substance use disorders before their 18th birthday.
– Abused teens are more likely to engage in sexual risk taking, puttin them at greater risk for STDs.