Child abuse affects children of all ages, races and incomes. It’s easy to get frustrated from a baby’s crying. One in four children have experienced abuse or neglect at some point in their lives. Being tired and unprepared can lead to harm. Approximately 29,000 California children under the age of five experience child abuse each year. A baby’s crying is the #1 trigger.
Before it’s too late, STOP! Lay the baby in a safe space and walk away. It’s ok to get help.