I then thought that my father would be unjust if he ascribed my neglect
to vice or faultiness on my part, but I am now convinced that he was justified in conceiving that I should not be altogether free from blame.
Since this care is needful to the life of children, to neglect
them is to murder them; again, to give them up to be managed by those people who have none of that needful affection placed by nature in them, is to neglect
them in the highest degree; nay, in some it goes farther, and is a neglect
in order to their being lost; so that 'tis even an intentional murder, whether the child lives or dies.
HM Government (2015:93) describes child neglect
as the persistent failure to meet physical and psychological needs, including:
The court found the couple guilty of gross neglect
over a significant period of time.
Ms Rochira said: "There have been a number of truly horrifying cases of abuse and neglect
in Wales where, despite extensive investigations and evidence of significant concern, there has been a total failure to bring criminal charges.
Abu Dhabi: Despite the many incidents of child deaths and injuries due to falling from windows and balconies of high-rise apartments, legal experts in the capital have said that parental neglect
is not a common phenomenon [in the UAE].
The statistics on child abuse and neglect
in New Zealand are appalling.
A SERIES of leaflets showing how to spot the signs of emotional neglect
in children and teenagers has been launched at an event in Cardiff.
24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect
Fatalities (CECANF) began deliberations today in Burlington, Vermont in advance of issuing a report to President Obama and Congress on a national strategy to eliminate child abuse and neglect
The disturbing news of the Blackstone mother, whose alleged neglect
of her children had fatal consequences, should serve as a call to action on behalf of maltreated children.
These are all very visible signs of neglect
that sadly are all too prevalent in our society.
MORE than three-quarters of children in the North of England know another child who is suffering from neglect
, according to charity Action for Children.
Child abuse and neglect
, which could lead to the child's death, is a sad reality that is found all over the world and has been recently recognized as a serious social issue in Saudi Arabia.
They describe types of neglect
and levels of severity; risk factors; fatal neglect
; red flags; assessment; the role of culture, values, and community standards; values and child neglect
self-assessment; handling disclosure; making the report; prevention and intervention strategies for parents, teachers, and in the classroom; and advocating for children.
AMID Wales MP is bidding to change child neglect
laws that date back to the 19th century, which he claims are now "nonsense".