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Why isn't anyone standing up for helpless kids?

Some are too young to understand and some are old enough and people might think that the child is overacting and just want attention. #child-development #working-with-children #child-care #children #career-choice #career-path

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Dan’s Answer

Seeing any kids who seem to be falling through the cracks is frustrating and upsetting. There are many organizations whose sole directive is child advocacy. As a foster parent waiting to adopt I've seen some of the heartbreaking situations you're referring to and hope more people get involved.

Dan recommends the following next steps:

Check out available groups and resources at http://www.nationalcac.org/

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Tyzhanae’s Answer

Lack of resources, fear of escalation, fear that children may be lying, exaggerating, or stretching the truth.