WMU: Apple Called Out; Homeless LGBT Youth; New CSEC Guidance

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox each week! News: Can Teens [...]

CSEC Advocacy Update

CSEC Action Project Approved by Council The California Child Welfare Council voted unanimously to approve the Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Action Project yesterday.The Action Team is tasked with helping to implement recommendations in four priority areas:             1. Prevalence and Identification             2. Specialized Services             3. Prevention and [...]

By |2015-07-10T23:09:34-07:00June 6th, 2013|CSEC, Featured Posts|0 Comments

SB 738, Sexually Exploited and Trafficked Minors

Bill Hearing Tomorrow  This week is Sexually Exploited Minors (SEM) Awareness Week in Alameda County, California, a week dedicated to raising awareness and inspiring action against Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC). In the spirit of action and awareness, we would like to bring your attention to a bill that is set for hearing before [...]

By |2019-04-24T14:36:53-07:00April 22nd, 2013|CSEC, Featured Posts, Policy Action|0 Comments

Child Sex Traffickers Target California Foster Children

New Report Urges The California Child Welfare Council Play a Major Role in Multi-System Collaboration Every day on streets and in neighborhoods across the county, thousands of children are coerced into performing sex for hire.  Once thought to be only an international problem, the commercial sexual exploitation of America’s youth is both rampant and [...]

By |2019-04-24T13:28:04-07:00February 28th, 2013|CSEC, Featured Posts, Policy Action|0 Comments