This resource is about the sexual abuse that happens within the juvenile justice system and will help you understand the experiences of children in detention. You will learn:
- Who is in a youth facility and why
- The connection between sexual abuse and youth detention
- What this information means for your advocacy practice
This tool is part of the Building Resilience: Conversations with and about Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse series. The toolkit is part of a larger project called Building Resilience: Enhancing Rural Advocacy for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse.