Physical abuse is the non-accidental injury to a child.
Remember, the abuse is never your fault, and asking for help is nothing to be ashamed of. Find healthy relationship and dating abuse handouts, resources, and more here.
Protecting children from abuse and neglect is a community responsibility.
Most adults want to help but are unsure of how to get involved.
If you have questions about your child's behavior or development, you should contact your primary care provider or pediatrician.
Physicians are trained in child development and should be able to assist you in recognizing areas of concern.