Signs of Abuse: Being a Child Shouldn’t Hurt

Posted by Idaho Youth Ranch on Apr 20, 2017 12:00:00 AM

The realities of physical child abuse are unspeakably common and devastating. By the time you see it, it often looks like an angry teenage boy who scares his teachers and parents or a promiscuous girl struggling with a teen pregnancy only to repeat the cycle for the baby she brings into the world (Abused girls are 25% more likely to experience teen pregnancy).

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Topics: Child Abuse, Abuse

Child Abuse Trauma: Monsters Under the Bed

Posted by Idaho Youth Ranch on Apr 6, 2017 12:00:00 AM

Child Abuse in Idaho

Everyone knows one kid—that one kid who “fell through the cracks” or “just didn’t stand a chance.” As you sit reading this, can you picture their face? Most everyone knows someone who needed to be saved and who never was.

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Topics: Child Abuse, Abuse