Hope is an essential, yet incredibly fragile gift. In the life of a child who has endured incredible amounts of trauma and pain, hope is merely a concept. It is the out of reach belief that maybe someday, in some way, things will all be okay. When a child identifies with any kind of hope, […]
“I walked through a storm, a nightmare really. But I’ve had the chance to see a brighter day. I came out of the storm.” – Rose* Age 17 (First exploited at age 12) *Name of the victim has been changed to protect her safety and identity.
“There was a bird in the sky. The bird was captured and killed. They used its feathers for a dream catcher. One little girl was there to see it all. When it was just her and the dream catcher, she let loose the crinkled feathers. When the last feather was left, birds came out of […]