A child also needs safe, healthy shelter, and adequate supervision. Children require enough affection and attention to feel loved and supported. If a child shows signs of psychological illness, it must be treated. Parents and caregivers must provide children with appropriate treatment for injuries and illness. They must also provide basic preventive care to make sure their child stays safe and healthy.
Parents and schools share responsibility for making sure children have access to opportunities for academic success. While even one instance of neglect can cause lifelong harm to a child, neglect often requires a pattern of behavior over a period of time.
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