The Facts


It is important to know the truth about child abuse.



  • 88% of child abuse incidents are NEVER REPORTED!


  • Nearly 70% of all reported sexual assaults (including assaults on adults) occur to children ages 17 and under.

  • 81% of sexual abuse incidents for all ages occur in one-perpetrator/one-child circumstances.

  • 84% of sexual victimization of children under age 12 occurs in a residence.

  • At Davis House, we served 525 new children last year, and 403 new caregivers. This does not include any clients from the previous year that we continue to serve.


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