Then go to WNYC's "Growing Up in the System." "In the System" is the product of the Radio Rookies®, a New York Public Radio® initiative that provides teenagers with the tools and training to create radio stories about themselves, their communities and their world.
So take a listen. You may just learn something about why preventing child abuse and neglect is such a good thing. Preventing maltreatment is about more than helping parents not hurt their kids. It's about ensuring young people can achieve their promise.