Sexually reactive kids often are victims of sexual abuse themselves. This special population needs our help. Youth are placed in a Treatment Foster Home that has received training specific to the oversight, monitoring, and treatment of juvenile sex offenders or youth who exhibit sexually abusive behaviors.
In just one month in Broward County, 60 children were identified as victims of human trafficking. It is estimated that within 48 hours on the streets, a youth will be approached by a trafficker. Through a mixture of dramatization and documentary filmmaking we are producing a film that will impact people through providing awareness of the issue of sex trafficking and the vulnerability of our youth to recruitment into this and other destructive lifestyles.
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When I was a sophomore in high school, a senior girl took it upon herself to tell me about her sexual experience. She knew that she was speaking to someone who was notoriously naive and inexperienced, and I could tell that she relished the opportunity to educate me in these few minutes at the end of a study hall. I smiled and nodded, wondering how a girl could get to be 18 years old and sexually active with so little understanding of how procreation actually works. She honestly thought that the week of her period was her most fertile week of the month.
Get involved in our campaigns and help ensure young people's health and rights. The curriculum seeks to address both the functional knowledge related to sexuality and the specific skills necessary to adopt healthy behaviors. Rights, Respect, Responsibility reflects the tenets of social learning theory, social cognitive theory and the social ecological model of prevention.
Every Friday, a group of San Francisco foster youth who are part of a program intended to help them successfully transition into adulthood meet. Today, the four young people are gathered to discuss something that foster parents, social workers and the foster care system have a notoriously hard time talking about: sex. As a child, Green was raised by her grandparents after her mom and dad lost their parental rights.
And that two out of three girls in some countries have no idea of what is happening to them when they begin menstruating? These are some of the reasons why there is an urgent need for quality comprehensive sexuality education CSE. Earlier this monthUNESCO published a fully updated International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Educationwhich advocates for quality CSE to promote health and well-being, respect for human rights and gender equality, and empowers children and young people to lead healthy, safe and productive lives.
Learn more about our faith based program and therapeutic services we offer at Mollie's House. Learn how to help stop Trafficking in your area and how to help Mollie's House in the fight. We are here to help the girls become a light in the dim world after going through some of the worse times in their lives.
Get involved in our campaigns and help ensure young people's health and rights. Young people have the right to lead healthy lives. We need sex education that is honest, complete, and accurate.