Child endangerment in Switzerland: A wake-up call from the Optimus Study

The most recent Optimus Study Switzerland shows that every year, Swiss child protection agencies register between 30,000 and 50,000 cases of child endangerment. These children need help and support because they are subject to physical or psychological violence, are neglected, witness forms of violence, or are sexually abused.

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