For parents

Because sexual exploitation is a complex social issue that can be distressing for you as a parent or guardian there are a range of resources available to support you.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger or risk, call 9-1-1 or your local police.

Children of the Street Society

1 877-551-6611 or 604-777-7510
www.childrenofthestreet.com
dsowden@childrenofthestreet.com
Children of the Street Society provides direct support to parents, caregivers, and service providers seeking support for sexually exploited or at-risk children and youth. The Society provides information, resources, and referrals to local and provincial intervention and support services. The Society will work with you to provide a “plan of care” specific to your situation.

Canadian Centre for Child Protection

www.protectchildren.ca
 The Canadian Centre for Child Protection is a charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. The Centre’s goal is to reduce child victimization by providing programs and services to Canadians. The Centre operates a national tipline for reporting online sexual abuse of children (Cybertip.ca).

Cybertip

658-9022
www.cybertip.ca
Cybertip is Canada’s national tipline for reporting the online sexual abuse of children, operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection. Cybertip accepts and addresses online and telephone reports from the public regarding:

  • child abuse images
  • online luring
  • child exploitation through prostitution
  • travelling to sexually exploit children

Reports can be made online at www.cybertip.ca or by calling 1 866-658-9022.

The Door that’s not Locked

www.thedoorthatsnotlocked.ca
The Door that’s not Locked is an Internet safety portal, operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection. The Door that’s not Locked is a comprehensive, easy-to-use website designed to help keep kids safe. The site is a one-stop shop for parents, teachers, and the general public on all things related to Internet safety.

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