The commercial exploitation of children (CSEC) refers to the act of sexually abusing a child for economic gain through force, fraud, or coercion.
Some warning signs:
Chronically runs away from home or placement, with no explanation of whereabouts
References frequent travel to other cities or states
Changes in behavior, attire, or material possessions
Reference to an older boyfriend/girlfriend
Are you a child or teen who needs support?
Drop-In center and groups at CVS
- Antioch (301 West 10th Street) on Mondays & Tuesdays, 2 to 6 p.m.
- San Pablo (2101 Van Ness Street) on Wednesdays from 2 to 6 p.m. & Thursdays from 3 to 7 p.m.