Before we get into this, let me get this out of the way: there are good people In this world. In fact, I know there are good people in this world. There are child care providers and babysitters who truly care about our children and in fact, even treat them like their own (as it should be!). They care about their safety and well-being the same way their parents do. They love, nourish and protect the children in their care not only because it’s part of their job, but because they want to as well.
But as we know all too well, unfortunately that’s not always the case. That’s why parents are absolutely livid over this news report of a babysitter who watched a 6-month-old baby for only three hours and may have scarred them for life.
This babysitter has been charged with child abuse. Here’s what happened.