Children of the Street is dedicated to preventing the sexual exploitation and human trafficking of children and youth in British Columbia through education strategies, public awareness initiatives, and family support. Children of the Street is a program of PLEA Community Services Society of BC.

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Our workshops provide young people with the information and practical tools they need to learn how to keep safe from sexual exploitation.

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We work with small groups of high-risk kids to prevent exploitation while providing a safe space to discuss the affects of this crime. 



We support kids and families by offering early intervention services, support, and referrals for those affected by exploitation and trafficking.

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we offer prevention workshops for children, youth, caregivers and professionals


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"a child cannot be a prostitute. a child is prostituted."

Diane Sowden

Co-Founder and former Executive Director