Preparation for Reintegration

The ultimate goal for survivors of human trafficking and online sexual abuse and exploitation of children (OSAEC) at The Blessed House is for them to be reintegrated to the community, or if possible, to their families.

The main challenges for this process to happen are the unpreparedness of relatives to accept and care for the trainees, unsuitable environment within the community, and the slow legal process for those with ongoing cases. Nonetheless, both our team at Honor 1000 Movement and the trainees themselves continue with their preparations.

One of the trainees and her dependents on a video call with their relatives

The trainees have been having regular video calls to build relationships with their new families. Meanwhile, the social worker at the Blessed House visits the relatives of the trainees to see how ready they are to take care of these young women. Some relatives needed more time and assistance to prepare while some are ready and excited. The social worker also coordinates with social workers in the community to ensure that the trainees will not be re-victimized and the families or relatives receiving them will not be overwhelmed. The staff works on the trainees’ records and documents to ensure that they continue with their studies even after reintegration.

  
The social worker at Blessed visiting and interviewing the trainees’ relatives

We are committed to keep on overseeing the whole process of the trainees’ reintegration, giving support both to the trainees and to their receiving families.

Help support the girls at the Blessed House through the rehabilitation process, and bring restoration while they rebuild their lives.

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BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

A Chance to Move Forward

When a young woman is rescued from human trafficking, the road to recovery is a long and challenging one for many – emotionally scared and broken from un-imaginable abuse. This is where the “Blessed” program steps in to fill a...




BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Young Woman Survivor Decides for Her Future

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BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Beads of Love

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BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Growing Sewing Enterprise

As the Philippines’ economy continues to struggle especially during this pandemic, partnerships whether local or foreign are greatly appreciated.




BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP CYBERSEX CRIME | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Ongoing Case against Perpetrators of Sexual Abuse

Part of the women's journey to restoration is the pursuit of justice against their perpetrators. During these times, the physical and emotional support they need is always there.




BLESSED PROJECT - STOPPING TRAFFICKING IN THE PHILIPPINES | PHILIPPINES | STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Heartwarming Reunion between Mother and Daughter

When victims of online sexual abuse and exploitation are rescued, they are taken away from their vulnerable environments which often means being separated from their families.