Children who have been sexually abused are 2.5 times more likely develop alcohol abuse
Children who have been sexually abused are 3.8 times more likely develop drug addiction
Nearly 2/3’s of the people in treatment for drug abuse reported being abused as children



Awareness Links

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These are only a very few contact links Tear Bear have checked out that may help you.
Creating a compassionate and sustainable world through personal, community and cultural transformation
Family Violence Prevention
Secrecy of Child Sexual abuse
National Center on Elder Abuse
Education and Parent Information
Alcohol and drug addiction help
The animal rescue site

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