the Cycle of violence against children! Dream ... of a world where all children are safe, nurtured, and
loved! Imagine ...a world where children's voices are not small, ignored and unheard. Listen ...as we raise the volume together, so that everyone hears their message. Join us in enabling child success by eliminating behaviors that keep children from reaching their potential
are the most precious gift we can ever receive. And with
that gift comes a responsibility to love, nurture, and protect
them ensuring them a
happy, healthy life.
violence is a serious and overwhelming problem in todays
society with serious ramifications, which too often
shape an abused child into an adult with lifelong issues.
year over 3 million children are victimized and neglected,
and those are ONLY the ones that are reported
year almost 1.8 million children are reported missing
many of them abducted from their own homes and front
yards. Child abuse kills more than 3 children every
day in the U.S.
feel bad when they hear about a child being harmed and neglected
for the moment
and then they forget about it. Taking
no action. They feel helpless and think they cant
do anything to help. It's frustrating and its ugly in fact its the ugliest thing in the world ... yet there is hope!
creating public education and awareness every one of us will
be given the knowledge and skills to take action
giving kids a chance
helping them in a more immediate
and direct way without abandoning them to an inhumane
and ineffective system. But this is only the
first crucial step.
dispersing a strong message about child safety by
changing social attitudes and behaviors for the way we live
today ... millions of children can be saved and lead productive
a country we wonder why children are in trouble, and in
reality its our fault. Parenting education is offered
only after parents have failed - children are placed in
foster homes only after they are hurt - this is just temporary relief.
For those who need treatment, we must help them before they are hurt and help parents before they fail.
creating private national and local initiatives - a union
of new partners. The union includes families, communities,
civic and religious organizations, policy-makers, organizations,
businesses, the corporate sector, youth groups, and the
public at large. If we all work together, we can create
remarkable changes in attitude and behavior - and the way
our country currently offer services to protect children
and strengthen families.
union calls for a new approach - new resources, collaborations
with Love Our Children USA and a long-term commitment
to be socially responsible and change our culture. Love
Our Children USA is committed to achieving this goal.
Violence against children has reached epidemic proportions and its affects are beyond measure. It is our responsibility to stand united and make the commitment to educate and increase awareness in breaking the cycle of violence and to prevent children from being harmed.
will find a great deal of information throughout our Web
site that will help you, or someone you know. Most of all,
it will empower and help you to help Americas kids.
than be part of the problem, we urge you to become part
of the solution to PROTECTING AMERICA'S CHILDREN and STRENGTHENING AMERICA'S FAMILIES. Your courage and commitment will help increase
public education and awareness and advocacy.
free to explore our Web site for information, resources
and hope! If youre a parent, a childcare giver, a
kid, a teenager, or just someone who wants a safe and loving
world for children, youll find this information
Because we are an independant nonprofit organization
and do not accept government funding, any donation you can
possibly make would be so greatly appreciated.
resolved and committed to breaking the cycle of violence against
all children. Please join us in making this the beginning
of the Age of the Child
we can make the dream a reality
hear their voices ...hear their message... and be the difference for children!
Chief Executive Officer