1:4 girls and 1:12 boys will be sexually abused. 90% of abusers are people you know and trust (of course – why would you let your kid be alone with them otherwise?). Just under half of those cases are minor on minor. And 3 out of 5 abused kids don’t tell.
All that doesn’t change the fact that it’s our responsibility, come hell or high water, to protect our children.
How do you do that?
Here’s your crash course in preventing child sexual abuse and dealing with it in your family or community.