Advancing the Work to Identify Abdominal Injuries and Abusive Head Trauma in Child Abuse Victims

Abdominal and head injuries are significant indicators of child abuse, but often go undetected by emergency room doctors. In fact, an estimated 30% of children with abusive head injuries are sent away without a diagnosis.1 Even more, of all child abuse cases, an estimated 3% of child abuse victims have injuries to the liver.2 These… MORE +


Thousands Raised at Gala

The Kempe Foundation wants to express our gratitude to the more than 700 guests who attended Kempe CAREs: The Kempe Foundation’s 30th Annual Gala on Friday, May 8. Because of your support, we raised over $614,000 for Kempe. The money raised will support Kempe’s important work to prevent and treat child abuse and neglect through clinical… MORE +