Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Child Abuse

Everyday we hear cases of child abuse,our children are harrassed sexually,verbally,Mentally ,Phsicially and even neglected.As a result they potray certain traits in the ,fear ,low self esteem ,poorrelation,not confidence on what they do. Its for this reason that community transformers in conjuction with medicines San fronteeres are set out to teach and inform every child of their rights and how they are violeted. Community transformers visits schools and tell the children and inform every child abuse such as rape ,molestation or even phyisical abuse among others. Medicines san fronteers offer offer voluntary services of rescuing victims of abuse especially sexual abuse .The victims undergo counsellling,proper medication and their cases forwarded to relevant authorities just incase they want that. The fight against child abuse by this two organization has made aware of their rights and also helped the parents be able to identify and notice when kids are sexually abused


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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to COMMUNITY

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kayole Nyando, Nairobi/embakasi, Kenya
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