Breaking the Cycle
Breaking the Cycle of Sexual Exploitation
A child who is
will live in a state of fear
and may be more prone to fear, low self-esteem, poor school performance, substance abuse, depression, suicide...
70-90% of girls sexually exploited in the U.S. were sexually abused before they were recruited into commercial sex trafficking.
someone tells her abuse is not ok,
Children who are sexually abused often times do not reach out for help because they feel ashamed or are threatened.
and people show her relationships do not have to hurt,
One person showing a child how special and loved they are, can make all the difference in the world.