Learn How To Recognize The Signs Of Child Abuse
Originally posted on CBS Denver:
DENVER (CBS4) – We often don’t hear about children suffering from child abuse until it’s too late. Now there’s something everyone in the community can do to recognize the signs of abuse.
We hear the words “child abuse” and “child abuse prevention” a lot, but besides reporting the abuse once it’s occurred., we don’t hear a lot about what ”more” we can do. Denver Human Services wants to change all that.
The message from Denver Human Services is everyone, whether they have children or not, has a part to play when it comes to preventing child abuse in their communities. That’s why Denver Human Services has introduced five protective factors considered to be areas where everyone can help.
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- Be a bounce back family. That’s where you recognize stressful situations in another family and try to help turn things around.
- Make parent growth a…
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