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Joy Smith Foundation

#ShesNotForSale is a campaign to end human trafficking in Canada.

The Joy Smith Foundation works to ensure that every Canadian man, woman and child is safe from manipulation, force, or abuse of power designed to lure and exploit them into sex trafficking.
Is Your Daughter At Risk For Sex

Is Your Daughter At Risk For Sex Trafficking?

Parents need to understand what the signs are to ensure their daughters are safe. All young girls can be targets for predators. Girls who are being bullied at school, struggling with changes on the home front or otherwise dealing with self-esteem issues are especially vulnerable.
12/06/2015 10:25 EST
Sex Traffickers Stole Our Daughter Away From

Sex Traffickers Stole Our Daughter Away From Us

They are stalkers, searching for someone to target and their hunting grounds are convenience stores, in malls, parks and, in Jessica's case, our local recreation centres. We thought that type of crime happened in other countries, not Canada. We were wrong.
12/03/2015 11:24 EST
I Was First Sold For Sex At Age

I Was First Sold For Sex At Age 15

I want parents and teachers to know that this is a real danger to their girls. I think that if I'd known the signs that I was being groomed for sex trafficking, it might not have happened to me. Predators don't discriminate. Raising awareness and knowing the signs is our first step to ending sex trafficking in Canada.
12/02/2015 02:43 EST