U.S. Senators Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced the Family Strengthening Infrastructure Act Friday to make essential investments to correct the imbalance between prevention services and foster care services in America by increasing funding for Titles I and Title II of the
One in seven children will be a victim of child abuse and neglect, which has a lasting impact on childhood growth and development. Only 7% of perpetrators are complete strangers to the children and/or family; 93% of child abuse and neglect perpetrators are known to the victim. Children are 40
Parliament has approved new rules enabling online providers to continue to voluntarily detect, remove and report child sexual abuse material online. According to ...
Former American speed skater Bridie Farrell has announced a partnership with financial firm Milestone Consulting to benefit survivors of child sexual abuse
Several new laws protecting children are set to take effect on Thursday (July 1) in Tennessee. The laws to take effect includes major Truth in Sentencing legislation ensuring
Texas child welfare workers and family courts will be required to consider additional medical opinions before taking children from parents in cases of suspected child abuse. The legislation follows an NBC News investigation into the work of child abuse pediatricians, who are tasked with
Montgomery County Children Services approved a new agreement last week that details how child abuse should be reported and investigated
I have a near perfect score – only this is the last place anyone would want to have a high score. I’m talking about my Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) score. If you haven’t heard of ACEs before, ACEs are bad things, traumatic events that happen before age 18 and can have lifelong
Sen. Jeff Merkley, along with a bipartisan group of seven senators, have introduced the American Indian and Alaska Native Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, to help provide tribal nations with resources to combat child abuse and neglect.