Fort McMurray Teens Swapping Sexual Favours For Shelter

Posted on Friday, September 28 at 09:59 by N Say
But Rod McDonald, chair of the committee, said the most disturbing finding was some youth trading sexual favours for a place to stay.

"The favours I refer to in the simplest terms, prostituting themselves in order to make a little bit of money to find accommodations," McDonald told CBC News. "Well over half of the respondents in the survey suggested that they were, you know, providing favours for a place to stay.

As many as 80 per cent of the youth in the survey admitted to abusing drugs and being involved in crime.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/edmonton/story/2007/09/27/fortmc-favours.html

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