Child Care Update

November 12th, 2018 by | | Posted in Love One More

House Parents Training Every year Love One More (L1M) conducts training for the house parents. The house parents from all L1M Children’s Homes gather for a time of learning, sharing and prayer. This year, over 27 house parents from different parts of India gathered to learn and remind themselves of L1M’s vision for their roles and responsibilities. Every day they…

Our Safe Spaces for Children campaign has touched so many lives, bringing hope and light to darkness. Education and awareness of the dangers affecting vulnerable children in rural India has prevented a large number of abuse and child marriage cases. We are so grateful to God for leading and directing our campaign so that many…

Do you remember as a child the playful and fun moments of every day? Running to play outside with a friend, learning to ride a bike, when your biggest troubles were the math problems you had to solve as homework? Ah! Good old days. The sweet innocence and carefree life of a school kid, the…

We are so excited to share an update on our Safe Spaces for Children Campaign! Our teams have traveled from village to village to spread awareness and education on the dangers, impact and long term effects of sexual abuse and child marriage. So far we’ve been able to educate and create awareness for 15,270 children…

Child marriage is defined as: any formal marriage or informal union where one or both of the parties are under the age of 18 years old. Child marriage is rampant among various uneducated communities in India although Indian laws explicitly ban it. Young girls who are married off into impoverished families end up as slaves…

India is home to over 430 million children. Many organizations have assessed that 40 percent of India’s children are susceptible to numerous evils such as trafficking, homelessness, forced labor, drug abuse and crime. The statistics below show the prevalence of sexual abuse against children in India: 1 out of every 2 children in India is…

You may have heard of Human Trafficking, but don’t fully understand how it works and how children are impacted by it. Either way, we want to share with you more information to give you a glimpse of the astounding reality of this prevalent evil. Human trafficking is the third largest profitable industry in the world.…

Child Labor is one of the harsh realities deeply ingrained in the everyday life of someone who lives in India. The below mentioned statistics will tell you just how painfully rampant this social evil is: India has the highest number of child laborers in the world. Global Slavery Index (GSI) estimates that 18.36 million people…

Justice for Ashifa

April 23rd, 2018 by | | Posted in Love One More

The news of a little 8-year old child, Ashifa kidnapped, drugged, gang-raped and brutally murdered only goes to prove that children, and particularly girls in India, are at risk more than ever.  Copies of the charge sheet released to the media describe one of the horrific and barbaric acts of violence inflicted upon a child. …

Love One More’s Safe Spaces campaign against child marriages and sexual abuse of children comes at a crucial time when a series of child rapes all over India are coming to light.  Every single day the media runs headlines of children, even babies, being raped and brutally murdered.  Furthermore, it is reported that these horrific…