Prison is no place for a child to grow up

But as Hagar is learning, hundreds of children live with their parents in jail. They have little food, disease runs rampant, sanitation is poor, and opportunities for the future like schooling and work placements are non-existent. That doesn't begin to address the challenges for parents and children in reintegrating into...

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My Story – Thi

my story thi

My parents used to make me eat pig slop. You might wonder what pig slop tastes like, but it's not as bad as it sounds. To be honest, I got used to it. But what was worse was when my parents would yell at me. Or they'd hit me. Or...

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Letting Go of Shame

letting go of shame

This is Neth's story and there are many more like him. With your help, we can help more boys like Neth, who have survived the greatest of exploitation, to become whole again.

There is a shame that does not go away.

The shame of being taunted and teased for my disability, of...

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Freed by Love

freed by love

Betrayed. Rejected. Imprisoned.

Have you ever felt these in your life?

My parents never liked me. They thought I was stupid. They divorced when I was 15.

When I was 19, I met Vi. I thought she was my best friend. But best friends don't betray you the way she did.

She sold me...

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My Dream Fulfilled

my dream fulfilled

Today, I am a business woman and I am proud of myself.

I am 38 years old and I live with my five children.

In the past, whenever I encountered trouble I always thought of killing myself. That was the only solution I could think of.

My husband would drink and then he...

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