Wat is kindermishandeling?

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In die VSA daar is kind beskerming wette ophou mense seermaak kinders. Leer oor kindermishandeling, kind beskerming, en die reëls ouers moet volg.

In the USA there are child protection laws to stop people hurting children. Learn about child abuse, child protection, and the rules parents must follow.

wat is kindermishandeling - kind lees

what is child abuse - child reading

Kindermishandeling beteken iets wat kinders nadelig. As iemand hul kinders mishandel, kind beskerming wette in die VSA sê dat die regering moet neem die kinders weg.

Child abuse means anything that harms children. If someone abuses their children, child protection laws in the USA say that the government must take the children away.

Kindermishandeling sluit kinders seermaak en wat wreed teenoor hulle. Dit beteken ook nie dat goeie versorging van hulle. Kindermishandeling sluit seksuele dade met kinders.

Child abuse includes hurting children and being cruel to them. It also means not taking good care of them. Child abuse includes sexual acts with children.

Hier is 'n paar dinge wat die Wet sê is ontoelaatbaar:

Here are some things that the law says are not allowed:

  • Laat kinders alleen as hulle is jonger as 12 jaar oud
  • Jy moet jou nie skop nie, gooi, of skud kinders
  • Vat of nie benadeel kinders se geslagsdele (seksuele dele)
  • Jy moet jou kind in gevaar plaas nie
  • Do not leave children alone if they are younger than 12 years old
  • You must not hit, throw, or shake children
  • Do not touch or harm children’s genitals (sexual parts)
  • You must not put your child in danger

kind beskerming - gebruik seatbeltsHier is 'n paar dinge wat die Wet sê jy moet doen:

child protection - using seatbeltsHere are some things the law says you must do:

  • Gebruik seatbelts vir alle kinders en kind kar sitplekke vir jong kinders
  • Stuur jou kinders skool toe
  • Leer jou kind om die straat veilig kruis
  • Wys vir jou kinders hoe om te bly skoon en gesond
  • Maak jou kind dra 'n fiets helm ('n Wet in sommige state)
  • Use seatbelts for all children and child car seats for young children
  • Send your children to school
  • Teach your child to cross the street safely
  • Show your children how to stay clean and healthy
  • Make your child wear a bicycle helmet (a law in some states)

Kind dienste

Child services

Daar is staatsdepartemente in beheer van kind beskerming. Hulle kan genoem word kind beskermende dienste of familie dienste, of net kind dienste.

There are government departments in charge of child protection. They may be called Child Protective Services or Family Services, or just Child Services.

As iemand glo jy is 'n kind misbruik, hulle kan bel kind dienste en rapporteer jy. Dokters en onderwysers moet rapporteer ouers as hulle vermoed misbruik.

If someone believes you are abusing a child, they may call Child Services and report you. Doctors and teachers must report parents if they suspect abuse.

Wat gebeur as ek gerapporteer vir kindermishandeling?

What happens if I am reported for child abuse?

Kind dienste beamptes sal 'n ondersoek begin. As hulle nie dink daar is onmiddellike gevaar, Kind dienste sal vir jou sê watter veranderinge jy moet maak. Jy sal 'n maatskaplike werker het. Die maatskaplike werker sal jou help om veranderinge te maak. Jy kan ontvang:

Child Services officers will start an investigation. If they do not think there is immediate danger, Child Services will tell you what changes you must make. You will have a social worker. The social worker will help you to make changes. You may receive:

  • Berading
  • Ouerskap klasse
  • Gesondheid-verwante dienste, soos behandeling vir drank-en dwelmmisbruik behandeling (probleme met dwelms en alkohol)
  • Hulp vir jou kinders, soos onderrig, mentorskap of berading
  • Help met behuising en ander voordele
  • Counseling
  • Parenting classes
  • Health-related services, such as treatment for substance abuse treatment (problems with drugs and alcohol)
  • Help for your children, such as tutoring, mentoring or counseling
  • Help with housing and other benefits

Wat as my kind is weggeneem?

What if my child is taken away?

As kind dienste dink jou kind is in gevaar, hulle sal jou kind wegneem. Hulle sal jou geval verwys na 'n geregshof.

If Child Services thinks your child is in danger, they will take your child away. They will refer your case to a court of law.

Kinders uit hul ouers gaan na 'n pleeghuis. Dit is 'n tydelike huis met ander gesinslede of met vreemdelinge. Jy sal moet wys dat jy kan 'n beter ouer wees en maak jou huis veilig voor jou kinders kan kom huis toe.

Children taken from their parents go to a foster home. This is a temporary home with other family members or with strangers. You will need to show that you can be a better parent and make your home safe before your children can come home.

Is jy 'n kind wat mishandel word? Of 'n kind weet jy hulp nodig het nie? Call 800-422-4453

Are you a child who is being abused? Or does a child you know need help? Call 800-422-4453

Die Nasionale kind misbruik Hotline is oop 24 uur per dag, 7 dae per week. Hotline counselors het vertalers wat praat meer as 200 tale om kinders te help. Die hotline counselors weet nie wie jy is, en jy hoef nie om hulle te vertel. Maar hulle sal jou help besluit wat om te doen. Call 1-800-422-4453 – druk dan 1 om te praat met 'n hotline berader.

The National Child Abuse Hotline is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Hotline counselors have translators who speak more than 200 languages to help children. The hotline counselors don’t know who you are, and you don’t have to tell them. But they will help you decide what to do. Call 1-800-422-4453 – then push 1 to talk to a hotline counselor.

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