News and information related to CSA and prevention.
While some schools circumvent RTE rules, other schools have many objections to the RTE implementation. What are they? And how are they dealing with them?
Clad in red, these women stood upto their rights, of not being abused or harassed.
What are henn maklu of Bengaluru upto? What are they busy with, on this womens' day season?
Delays in collecting forensic evidence, out-of-court compromises and delay in trials due to lack of functional special courts- are some factors affecting the POCSO cases in Bengaluru.
News, views and analysis from Bengaluru, all in one place!
Measles and rubella vaccination campaign is on. This is a primer for the parents wondering about the pros and cons of participating in it.
What happens when the cost of education skyrockets and people become unhappy with the quality of education? Can a citizen-driven school come into existence? A story from Whitefield.
Guides & External Resources
Understanding Child Sexual Abuse
What can you do to protect your child? How can you be supportive of an abused child?
NIMHANS' Advisory on Child Abuse
Deal with it the right way.
Safe and Unsafe touch
Never take you child's safety for granted. Educate him/her!
Helping children at risk in Bangalore
How to rescue a child from an abusive household or employer.
Shielding children from gory news
Help your child make sense of all the bad news that he/she is exposed to, by the media
Enfold India - A Bangalore-based trust working towards creating a social environment where every child is safe.
Childline India - 1098, India's first 24-hour, free, emergency phone service for children in need of aid and assistance.
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Act, 2006
Blogs and Columns
Post on Child Safety
From Aug 2013, published with support from Oorvani Foundation, a champion of public-funded media for the new India.
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