Your generous donation will help children affected by sexual assault and exploitation
Bravehearts need laptops, iPads and Apple pencils for therapists providing sexual assault counselling
Bravehearts provides holistic world-class child protection training and education initiatives; specialist child sexual assault counselling; therapy for young people with harmful sexual behaviours, case management, child advocacy and support services; anonymous reporting schemes; as well as research and reform campaigns all aimed to prevent child sexual assault and exploitation in our society. Bravehearts is Australia's leading child protection organisatin.
Australia-wide, it's difficult for sure to know how many children are sexually abused, but best estimates put it at roughly 8% of boys and 20% of girls (source).
In order to provide more online therapeutic services, Bravehearts urgently need a number of technology upgrades. These items are absolutely crucial to ensure Bravehearts can continue supporting kids and teenagers in time of need.
Exactly what's needed
To browse the full list of requested items and to donate, click here.
Bravehearts need the below items for clinicians who provide therapeutic services for children and young people who have been sexually harmed, as well as their program for adolescents with harmful sexual behaviours via their online e-health platform - Dokotela.
3 x Apple pencils | 2nd gen | $209 each | Donate here
3 x Laptops | Latitude 5510 CTO Base | $2310 each | Donate here
3 x iPads | Pro 12.9-inch, 256GB, wi-fi + cellular | $1952 each | Donate here
Donating funds is an easy way to help Bravehearts obtain these important items. 100% of the money received by GIVIT for this project will be used to purchase digital devices for Bravehearts. To donate, simply click here, then write 'Digital devices for children's therapists' in the comments of your donation. You can also use the FUND option if you would like to purchase an entire item.
Items requested in this project are part of GIVIT's Domestic and Family Violence Appeal.
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