FAQs – SEY
Yes, the SEY team would support in providing education about online exploitation and advocating for a youth if they require further support.
A SEY worker would educate the youth about sexual exploitation and human trafficking. Get them connected to other supports (i.e. counselling, school and community supports). Empower them to advocate for themselves.
The young person must be willing to leave the lifestyle in order to get support. Once they have voluntarily signed up for the program they will be empowered to leave the exploiter, safety planning, education on grooming, learning about their rights as youth and connecting youth to educational opportunities.