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Why Do Kids Need Our Voice?

These are your stories. Stories of hope, bravery, and survival. This is why we do what we do… #ItsTime you are heard.

SWIRLING

We live in Michigan now. We moved here in June. Right after school let out for the summer. We sold……

STEALING

We are sitting around the supper table. In Northern Minnesota, the evening meal is called supper. And not dinner. We……

LIFE WITH MY ABUSIVE FATHER

My father thought that it was necessary for children to fear their parents in order to behave. He thought that……

THE BULLYING EFFECT

While growing up, I was always small for my age, I had buck teeth and an afro of thick curly……

RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS OF ABUSE

I was an artistic, emotional, curious, energetic 7 year old child. This is the age my abuse began. I did……

EFFECTS OF EMOTIONAL ABUSE

Growing up with epilepsy. I wasn’t teased face to face. But they didn’t know that the first thing that came……

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