1 in 4 girls will be sexually molested by the time they turn 18 years old

so will 1 in 6 boys

85% of the children in foster care have been victims of sexual abuse

In close to 90% of reported cases of abuse, the child already knew the person who abused them.  In 50% of reported cases of the abuse, the abuser is a member of the child’s family.

Tips to keep your child safe:

Use appropriate words Speak with your child Explain 'secret' vs 'surprises' Avoid dangerous situations Have age-appropriate talks

Warning signs:

Bedwetting Sexualized behavior Aggression New phobias Refusal to bathe and many more....

Take the time to learn more.... a child's welfare depends on it