Tag Archive: child abuse

Penn State Scandal: Talk to Kids About Abuse

CBS News: In this Oct. 22, 2011 file photo, Penn State football coach Joe Paterno walks off the field after warm ups before Penn State's NCAA college football game against Northwestern, in Evanston, Ill. Paterno has decided to retire at the end of the season. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching, File)

Months ago, in July, we  wrote about  the tragic murder of Leiby Kletzky and raising awareness on teaching children about stranger danger and self-protection. The orphanage in Netanya works with victims of abuse on a daily basis. These girls are receiving the care and counseling they need but they would not be there if someone had not decided to alert the …

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Raising Awareness: Knowledge as Children’s Self-Defense

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When I first heard that a young boy, Leiby Kletzky, was missing in Brooklyn, I immediately took advantage of the small online world and spread the word of the search to my personal social networks as well as to Lev LaLev’s Facebook and Twitter followers. As the hours went by, more and more posts were made, more and …

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