ANGELS IN THE FIELD RESCUE MISSION
IS TO ACT AGAINST HUMAN INJUSTICE INTERNATIONAL, BY CREATING A WORLD WERE NO HUMAN IS FOR SALE,BY RESCUE, RESTORING, AND BRINGING JUSTICE TO CHILD SEX TRAFFICKING,HUMAN TRAFFICKING,AND SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, AND WE CAN MAKE A WORLD WERE NO MORE SLAVERY.
Nearly a quarter of all homeless people are under the age of 18. (The 2013 Annual Homeless Assessment Report)
The National Runaway Switchboard reports 3,152 teens as runaways in Ohio last year.
The average age at the first homeless episode is 14.7 years old. (YouthCare, Inc., 1998)
46% of runaway and homeless youth reported being physically abused,
17% reported being sexually exploited and
38% reported being emotionally abused. (Slavin, 2001)
Why Teens Leave
51% left home because of being thrown out,
37% left because of their parents disapproval of their drug use, and
31% left home because of parental abuse. (Rew, Taylor-Seehafer, Thomas, & Yockey, 2001)