Abuse and Neglect
Abuse and neglect cannot be tolerated. Know when it's happening, what to do about it, and how to prevent it.
Service providers have duties and responsibilities to protect individuals with disabilities from harm, including reporting suspected sexual abuse. Unfortunately, sexual abuse is under-reported. This means that incidents of suspected sexual abuse are not reported to the proper authorities as they should.
Abuse can happen to anyone – it happens to both ADULTS and to CHILDREN.
What is physical abuse?