It is important to know the truth about child abuse.
- 90% of child abuse incidents are NEVER REPORTED!
- 90% of child abuse victims know their abuser – it is not typically a stranger.
- 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.
Something to consider: