Common Questions

(Child Abuse)

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What is child abuse?
Are there different types of child abuse?
What are the risk factors of child abuse?
Are there signs of child abuse?
How common is child abuse?
Who can be a "perpetrator of abuse" against a child?
Why is child abuse under reported?
Who is required to report child abuse and how is it reported?
Who can I turn to for help with child abuse in Wyoming?
What are things that can be done to prevent child abuse?