Street Children At Highest Risk Of Physical, and Sexual Abuse.
For The Child Living On The Streets, Violence Is Part Of Daily Life.
There are more than 100 millions of children surviving on the streets worldwide. More than half the homeless children who were interviewed said they have been sexually abused.
Every child, no matter who they are or where they come from, deserves a safe and protected upbringing. Street Children who are abused and neglected may suffer immediate physical injuries such as cuts, bruises, or broken bones, as well as emotional and psychological problems, such as impaired social-emotional skills or anxiety.