2007: Beyond adversity: Giving kids a chance to shine

The Wesley Report

Read the latest issue of The Wesley Report, a periodic publication of new research on homelessness, financial stress, mental health and children and families.

Wesley Family

Explore our broad range of services ensuring that whatever a family’s circumstances, they have a place to turn.

Abuse and neglect of any kind are bad for all children. For many, the adverse effects continue throughout their adult lives in terms of their inability to form healthy relationships, the development of mental health issues, drug and alcohol abuse and even criminal behaviour. While the problems are complex, the study of abused children who have done well despite difficult circumstances provides insight into how to build resilience and best meet the needs of those who have experienced childhood adversity so that they can go on to lead full and happy lives.

Share this:
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Stay up to date with all things Wesley Mission

I would like to receive communications from Wesley Mission?