Is your child safe?

Atkins, Andrea
September 1994
Redbook;Sep94, Vol. 183 Issue 5, p79
Reports on child molestation cases happening in youth organizations. Negligence of organizations in investigating the personality of counselors, coaches, scouts or club leaders; Responsibility of organizations to ensure the safety of children against sexual abuses; Failure of organizations to detect molesters; Profile of child molesters. INSETS: What parents can do.;Which groups are safest?..


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