Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

We tried to solve the frequently asking questions on Child Sexual Abuse. Below are most frequently asked questions about child sexual abuse? Many of these questions come from the misinformation and stereotypes that we learn about the sexual abuse of children.

Q. What compels children to choose street life?

Family Environment,Family voilence, alcoholic parents, death of one or both parents, remarriage of parents, neglection and rejection, lack of adequate love, care from family members.Other Reasons Extreme poverty, famine, lack of education, attraction of city life, natural or man made disaster.

Q. What is a street child?

Any boy or a girl who has not reached adulthood, for whom the street (in the broadest sense of the word, including unoccupied dwellings, wasteland etc) has become his or her habitual abode/or sources of livlihood, and who is inadequately protected, supervised or directed by responsible adults. (Inter NGO, Switzerland, 1985)