Rebekah, A Survivor’s Story

Rebekah, A Survivor’s Story

Thankfully, Rebekah hasn’t lived with her mom for several years, but she was at risk of going back. She had been removed once before due to her mom’s drug habit, but what Rebekah didn’t share was during that time she was trafficked as a way to support her mom’s lifestyle. She was living in a group home while working through her past. Rebekah had been so traumatized by abuse and neglect that she began to believe she deserved the treatment because she was “bad”. Rebekah was only 14 when she came to Family & Children’s Place to disclose what happened. […]