Step 3: Talk About It
|Step 1: Learn the Facts | Step 2: Minimize Opportunity | Step 4: Recognize the Signs | Step 5: React Responsibly | The Five Steps to Protecting Our Children
Children often keep abuse a secret, but barriers can be broken down by talking openly about our bodies, sex, and boundaries.
“My daughter tells me everything. I know she would tell me if someone touched her or made her feel uncomfortable.”
Understand why children are afraid to tell.
Know how children communicate.