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In partnership with PLEA Ridge Meadows Youth Services Tuesday night youth drop in, Children of the Street provided three Youth Art Engagement Project sessions for 12 participants. The project was funded by Vancouver Coast Health Call Out Leadership Grants, and the youth were actively engaged as part of the organization process of this project to […]

Today marks the 15th Annual Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness Week. In celebration of this week, we are launching our new campaign ‘Just One Photo’. More information: Please help us to prevent sexual exploitation by sharing this video and raising awareness about the issue! This year, the Awareness Week will […]

Children of the Street Society has started our spring Youth Art Engagement Project – a nine session project that combines sexual exploitation prevention education, with social justice art creation. In partnership with the City of Coquitlam, City of Port Coquitlam, CKNW Orphan’s Fund, Coquitlam Foundation, Face the World Foundation, TELUS, The Amir and Yasmin Virani […]

Three friends will be racing 3,000 km in Indonesia to raise awareness for the issue of human trafficking! They will be racing for 2 weeks and blogging about their trip in and out of jungles. Please share with your friends and family through Facebook and Twitter!

In our TCO2 workshop, we consider how the media plays a role in influencing our understanding of gender. Media depictions of men and women; boys and girls, can inform us of how each gender is expected to look, dress and behave. In 2011, many problematic representations of women were found in popular media. We saw […]

Welcome to our final instalment of our Youth Art Engagement Project! Today we will be featuring artist statements from Larissa and Andrea.  The following projects and artist statements are pieces that were created by each facilitator and the Program Coordinator that reflect a personal response to the sexual exploitation of children and youth throughout our […]

Hey guys! Today we will be continuing part two of our Youth Art Engagement Project segment. Yesterday Emily and Ian’s art statements demonstrated to us their creative expressions of the sexual exploitation of children and youth. Today, we will be showing you artists statements from Jaedyn and Megha so please enjoy! The following projects and artist […]