Lauren's Kids

To prevent sexual abuse through awareness, education, and to help survivors heal with guidance and support

Our Mission: To prevent sexual abuse through awareness and education, and to help survivors heal with guidance and support.

Call for Stories: Walk in My Shoes 2014 #WhyIWalk

Calling all Walk in My Shoes walkers! We want to hear YOUR story in our “Why I Walk” video! How? Record a short video (using… read more

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Child abuse is no laughing matter

You’re probably familiar with the old college tradition of drawing on the guy who passes out after a party with their shoes on. Usually, this… read more

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Lauren’s Kids Announces Launch of “Love and Healing” Specialty License Plate

TALLAHASSEE – The Lauren’s Kids foundation today announced the launch of its new specialty license plate, unveiling a design created by internationally acclaimed artist Romero Britto… read more

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Be a Grown-Up Buddy to Your Child

Child sex abuse is in the news again this week after a convicted sex offender attempted to sexually assault a 10 year-old boy in a bathroom… read more

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The Florida child sex abuse prevention model: “Pennsylvania and other states should enact tougher laws”

Earlier this week a Pennsylvania newspaper, The Patriot-News, posted an editorial, “Child abuse victims need reform now” calling for their state legislature to pass more… read more

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Sandusky Trial: Lessons for Parents and the Public

Top 5 lessons parents should learn from the Sandusky Case to protect their children 1.    Child sex abuse is more prevalent than you think. The… read more

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Sandusky Trial: A parent of a child sex abuse survivor

One of the most difficult things for a survivor of child sexual abuse to do is tell others about it. Through the Lauren’s Kids foundation,… read more

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Sandusky Trial: A parent's view

As a parent of a victim of child sexual abuse, I am unfortunately familiar with the predatory details of the Jerry Sandusky scandal and the… read more

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Sandusky Trial: My thoughts after the first week

As I watched the testimony during the Jerry Sandusky trial unfold over the last week, I am reminded of the pain and suffering I endured… read more

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Another successful SAAM!

We were thrilled to work with Florida’s sexual assault treatment centers (SATCs) during Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). During SAAM we called on Floridians to… read more

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