THE NEED FOR CHILD ADVOCACY
The children, their families and their future children suffer the long term consequences of this abuse.
1 in 4 girls & 1 in 6 boys will be sexually abused before age 18
a report of child abuse is made in the United States
of child abuse and neglect were investigated by the Department of Human Services in 2015
were in Weld County Out of Home Placements in 2016
In 2015, the Weld County Department of Human Services assessed 2,692 children for abuse with
of those children substantiated for abuse or neglect. That is 1 in 113 children in our community.