Twitter chat with Rashi Vidyasagar on 25th April

Join us on Twitter today, Friday 12-1 pm IST, as we chat with Rashi Vidyasagar / @mizarcle . Rashi has a masters degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice Administration and has worked in CEHAT for the past one year.… Continue reading

CSA FAQ by Arpan Part 4 : Abusers/Offenders

Abusers/Offenders Q11. Why do people sexually abuse children? It is difficult to give a simple and straightforward answer to this question. But what is important to understand is that child sexual abuse is… Continue reading

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 24, 2014

Haryana: Minor Girl Raped, Killed by Unidentified People 15-year-old girl was allegedly strangulated to death after being raped by unidentified persons at Chelawas village in Haryana.     Rape of 11 year… Continue reading

Nude – Aditi

I’d had too much wine all in the name of celebration and the joyous bobbing heads surrounding me along with the loud thumping music made me nauseous. However one face was still clear… Continue reading

The silence that damns us all – India’s Child Sex Abuse Epidemic – The Armchair Philosopher

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a village to traumatise it. Much like any other kind of sexual abuse, child sexual abuse inflicts wounds on an individual far… Continue reading

Best Friends Forever – by Blessed

Last year when Amma gave me the “bad touch” talk. I decided to show off and tell Mia all about it. So in one of the free periods I told Mia all about the bad… Continue reading

CSA FAQ by Arpan Part 3 : Impact and Healing

Impact and Healing   Q8. What is the impact of CSA on children/adults? The consequences of Child Sexual Abuse are diverse and numerous. Being sexually abused, impacts the life-world of children at the… Continue reading


It was really hard to trust anybody and it is still hard to. Can you imagine that feeling of constant fear?? Can you imagine that feeling of guilt,even though it wasnt your mistake… Continue reading

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 23, 2014

Class 6 student gang-raped by minors in JharkhandTwo minor girls were allegedly sexually assaulted by teenagers – also minors – in two separate but shockingly similar incidents in Jharkhand and Rajasthan on Monday. Woman… Continue reading

Let’s Break the Silence – Swati

As kids we never knew the word sexual abuse forget knowing about child sexual abuse! But the stark truth is that it has been there like an evil monster that keeps raising its… Continue reading