AWARE
yesterday at 16:56. Facebook
A beloved uncle. A trusted servant. A favorites teacher.

Child sexual abuse can take place anywhere and sadly happens more often than what we choose to acknowledge. These heinous acts take place in all strata of society and are not a 'lower class problem'.

Parents not only need to listen to their children but have to 'hear' them as well. They might trying to be tell you something they can't...
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AWARE
yesterday at 15:53. Facebook
Child Sexual Abuse is a major child protection issue across our nation, but it's always a low priority for all the major stakeholders.

CSA is often hidden from view and going unnoticed. Vulnerable young girls and boys are groomed and then abused, leaving them traumatised and scarred for life.

Any young person...
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AWARE
yesterday at 14:12. Facebook
I have seen a lot of people taking child sexual abuse as a very light issue. Why is it so? Is it because the abuse is happening to a child, or is it because you think it doesn’t affect a child in anyway?

Children are the most innocent and sensitive creatures ever. But when their innocence is being exploited, their beautiful world just turns into a scary one, one you can never imagine in your...
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AWARE
02/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
What do you do when someone tells you he/she has been sexually abused?

If someone trusts you enough to tell you about an incident of child sexual abuse, you are in an important position to help that child recover.

Many Survivors report that a supportive reaction from the person to whom they first disclose the story of their abuse can be a vital element in their healing process, regardless of...
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AWARE
02/25/2017 at 17:34. Facebook
As always Aware's Educate2Empower weekend classes for kids in chemmenchery went so energetic with enthusiastic participation of volunteers. Video session on Bhagat Singh and Mother tongue day were displayed to kids. Day by day we witness these kid's interest in learning new things keeps increasing.

And today as very well planned along with crèche 5, our session happened in the nearby crèche 4...
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AWARE
02/25/2017 at 17:05. Facebook
Rishi Verma recalls his childhood trauma of being raped by a family relative and the blame and shame he was put through. Here, he writes that at any age, rape is rape and it is never a child’s fault.

Some of us remember Tobu Cycles and Campa Cola from our childhood. Memories of Mario and Contra bring gentle smiles on the faces of some. Others, from a different generation remember cleaner,...
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AWARE
02/25/2017 at 14:15. Facebook
Let's educate ourselves and our beloved ones!
Let's spread positivity! Let's be the HOPE!
Let's Save Their Smiles!

#SaveTheSmiles #AssureOurChildrensFuture
AWARE
02/24/2017 at 16:52. Facebook
Teachers and Parents must look out for Warning Signs

Parents, schools and teachers need to be alert and look out for warning signs that children exhibit. In this film Ashwini struggles to tell about the ongoing abuse by a family member. A sensitive teacher in school finds out, intervenes and also advocates for a full time school counsellor for prevention of sexual abuse of other children in...
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AWARE
02/23/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
Over 70% of sexual offenders are someone the child knows and trusts – a parent or other relative, teacher, camp counselor, babysitter, or family friend

Let's educate ourselves and our beloved ones!
Let's spread positivity! Let's be the HOPE!
Let's Save Their Smiles!

#SaveTheSmiles #AssureOurChildrensFuture
AWARE
02/23/2017 at 15:38. Facebook
Five Ways to Prevent Your Child from being Sexually Abused

As a parent, what are the five main things to look out for? Remember the five T's: make Time, Talk, Teach, when your child Tells, and Taking action.

First, engage and make time for your child. If you have promised him or her that you would be available when you said you would be, then please keep that promise. And then when you sit...
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AWARE
02/22/2017 at 17:29. Facebook
Six things you need to teach kids to help them avoid danger and deal with unexpected situations
One of the biggest worries of every parent is their child's safety. And while every parent looks after their kids' security with the ferocity of a bloodhound, a helping hand is always welcome. What if the helping hand was your little ones'? Here's how you can do it:

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AWARE
02/22/2017 at 06:37. Facebook
AWARE
02/22/2017 at 03:23. Facebook
"Sexual Harassment is an offense... But if that happens to a child who doesn't even know what good or bad its worse than anything"

"I Pledge to join hands and save a lot of cute little smiles"

A young mother (yet to be shortly) has already been ready to educate herself and stand for her little baby who hasn't said a 'Hi' to this world

There are a lot of kids out here who are need of...
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AWARE
02/22/2017 at 00:30. Facebook
Have you ever worried what to do if an explicit photograph of a child goes online? How do you stop it from going viral? How do you take it down?

For the past few months Aarambh - An Initiative Against Child Sexual Abuse have been working hard on a possible solution.

With aarambhindia.org/report, India' 1st Internet hotline, you can report and help take down child sexual abuse images and...
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AWARE
02/21/2017 at 17:03. Facebook
Once broken, it can't be fixed!
Its time to ACT now!
AWARE
02/21/2017 at 04:37. Facebook
The Parents Protect! Child Sexual Abuse Video Learning Programme

This child sexual abuse awareness video enables you to work through a number of issues and topics at your own pace.

The Programme aims to:
* Give you the information you need about child sexual abuse
* Show you how to create a family safety plan
* Tell you who you can talk to if you are worried

This video is just over 29...
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Parents Protect

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AWARE
02/20/2017. Facebook
151℅ - The percent increase in child rapes in India in five years, from 5,484 in 2009 to 13,766 in 2014.

More cases are getting reported due to lower social pressure and new laws like the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO).

But this is the tip of the iceberg. According to a study on child abuse by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, 'most children do not report...
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AWARE
02/20/2017. Facebook
Good Morning Everyone

Before we move on to our next step with our trainings, we would like to introduce you a wonderful app that is too good in sensitising and educating children on SAFETY!

Our workshop module is conceptualised the same way how this app is designed.

I SAFE for children.
I SAFE have kid’s friendly application for age group of 4 to 12(years). This Application has simple...
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AWARE
02/19/2017. Facebook
Children are the future. The number of crimes against them is rising because we have not been able to provide a safe environment. It is everyone’s responsibility, including parents, teachers, volunteers and those who work in the area of child rights.

It is not restricted to just any community. It's our collective efforts that can put an end to this heinous crime!

Let's educate ourselves and...
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