Child abuse, sexual and domestic violence are among the most destructive experiences afflicting women and children. Many groups, organizations, and government agencies have been established to identify, prevent, and treat such violence.
1 in 6 people in America face hunger. The USDA defines food insecurity “as a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life…”.
Animal Cruelty and Abuse: Animal cruelty encompasses a range of behaviors harmful to animals, from neglect to malicious killing. Most cruelty cases investigated are unintentional neglect that can be resolved through education. In most cases animals that survive neglect and abuse are re-homed and that process can be timely and costly. The majority of organizations […]
Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. Autism Facts: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates autism’s prevalence as 1 in 68 children in the United States. This includes 1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 […]
This disease claims the lives of millions of people each year. With over more than 100 types of cancer, any part of the body can be affected; however, in most cases, this disease has a high survival rate if detected early and treated adequately. Cancer can affect anyone it does not discriminate against age, sex, […]
Per World Health Organization (WHO), breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis among women worldwide. Breast cancer claims the lives of hundreds of thousands of women each year worldwide.