Have you ever exchanged sex for money, food, or a place to stay?
Has someone made money off your body?
If so, you are not alone.
There are a lot of people who care, many of whom have been there, and they are ready to help, whenever you are ready. Whether you need a place to sleep right now, food to eat, or help untangling your life, call the National Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or Text to BeFree (233733)
If you are concerned that a child you care for may be being commercially sexually exploited there are red flags you can look for and people you can talk to.
At My Life My Choice, we receive referrals for exploited youth in need of a Survivor Mentor from a wide range of caring adults including parents, guardians, school personnel, social workers, health care providers, and law enforcement. Read our guide for parents to help understand the red flags of commercial sexual exploitation.
Youth-serving professionals play a critical role in identifying exploited youth and connecting them to specialized services that can help them recover from the trauma of commercial sexual exploitation.
My Life My Choice offers professional training, a 10-week prevention curriculum, and one on one Survivor Mentoring.