Kids who fall victim to child abuse deserve the love and care that they never get from their abuser. This is why there is no better news than getting funds for their treatment and for preventing similar cases from ever happening again. Read on to know better.
A San Diego County agency specializing in the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect will receive $400,000 from the federal government to promote healthy behaviors in minority and/or disadvantaged children who have been exposed to trauma.
Another Southern California recipient, Children’s Institute Inc. of Los Angeles, will also receive $400,000, HHS officials said.
The initiative will promote healthy behaviors for youth, ages 5 to 15 years at the start of the five-year program, who are at risk for poor health and poor life outcomes because of childhood trauma.