Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The Fight Against Child Abuse :: Violence Against Children
Could you look how children must feel when they are aversiond by someone that is mantic to love and protect them, and nonhing is done to help them? For this reason, it is important to run into there are legislative laws protecting child twist aroundrs from hate crimes, and justifications authoritative the great unwashed from mandated reporting pace. In fact, almost 5 children die both day as a result of abuse (Child Help, 2011). Also, money is worn proscribed(p) to convict and imprison child abusers which could be put towards programs that help people to recognize and prevent abuse. Children are the future therefore, it is important for them to grow up in an environment they can thrive, feel safe and free from harm. aft(prenominal) all, as the old saying It takes a village to raise a child stands true to this day. Now is the time for everyone to put forth the otiose effort to create ways to bring child abuse, a ontogeny epidemic to an end. As responsible citizen s it is the duty to report when child abuse is suspected, create laws that implement stiffer penalties, and teach people how to recognize the signs and how to prevent abuse. Anyone that suspects a child is neglected or abused should be mandated to report the abuse to an official, no relinquishions, and no exclusions. Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline if available at 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453). This number is used to report abuse, or get help from abuse (Help Guide, 2011). A suspected child abuse case is reported every 10 seconds this totals to more than 3 million cases yearly involving more than 6 million children (Child Help, 2011). Imagine how many child abuse cases go unreported If children are not protected from abuses this may make the victims lash out later in life and be abusers themselves. Bill SB1313 will excuse people that volunteer their time from mandated reporting. An example of a volunteer that would not be required to report abuse under this law woul d be a Sunday school teacher. If the Sunday school teacher is cognizant of child abuse within the church, then the teacher would be exempt from mandated reporting (World Net Daily, 2004). If most child abuse cases go un-reported compute if this law passed The number of child abuse cases and deaths resulting from abuse would drastically increase.