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Daybreak Guest: Child Abuse Prevention Awareness

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(WXOW) -- Jeanne Meyer from the Stepping Stones Child Advocacy Center details the severity of child abuse and where to seek assistance. More information can be found at fcconline.org.

Facts about Child Abuse

* 1 in 10 children will be the victim of sexual abuse before age 18

* Nearly half of child abuse victims will never receive services

* More than 35% of abused children are under the age of 6 (Source: National Children's Alliance, 2013)

* Child abuse costs American taxpayers more than $124 billion each year (Source: Child Help)


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