No! Sometimes children think they did something wrong or it was their fault that an adult scared or frightened them.  If someone frightens you or hurts you, you have the right to tell someone you trust about it. 


Information contained on this page is reproduced from the National Center for Assault Prevention, with permission. Reproduction herein of this information is for the information and convenience of the public, and does not constitute endorsement or adoption by the State of New Jersey, or its officers, employees or agents.