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Every 155 minutes a child in India is a victim of sexual abuse as the statistics indicate. For a lot of children home is not a safe place. Do you know in 94.8% of cases of sexual abuse the accused is a known person to the children? There are a lot of children who are not able to raise their voice. Let’s raise our voix and ensure children are safe and happy. All of this can be avoided by having a good conversation with your child. We know Child Sexual Abuse is a scary thing but talking about it should not be. Now you can teach children with our special concept of POWERS: Talk powers with children. If anything is worrying you, you can report it on Childline 1098 or…
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Safe Home For Children During COVID19
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Trigger warning: This article talks about child sexual abuse. For some people, home is the safest place. While for some, in their homes, lies the darkest of horrors and fear. There are children in homes which are not safe for them. Which are vulnerable at a stage that they can be abused by a known person. The roar of their abuser overpowers their voices and makes them mute. As parents, and as a human being, the time has come to start the talk with your children to tell them their superpowers. Teach them about body safety and ensure that their power of voice is ignited against any kind of abuse. Aware children about their power over their body, the power to judge the touch, the power to trust, power of…
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Child Sexual Abuse Prevention workshop in Ludhiana by Our Voix
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Date: 30 and 31 January 2020 Location: Ludhiana Our Voix, a Delhi based youth-led organisation visited Ludhiana to empower children to speak up against abuse. Our Voix along with Initiators of Change organisation conducted a series of workshop at different schools in Ludhiana for children on primary prevention of child sexual abuse on 30 and 31 January. Children were made aware of how to identify abuse and speak up against it. They were taught about sensitive issues in a child-friendly manner. Moreover, Students were made aware through a unique concept of powers such as power over your body, the power to judge the touch, the power to say no, etc. developed by the organisation. Children learnt how to design social campaigns and even enacted plays on issues such as the…
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