Due to the environment and poverty in the greater Tijuana area, these children are at risk for neglect, physical abuse, abandonment, drug/alcohol abuse and sex trafficking. The most recent children taken in were given to drug dealers as payment for their parent’s drugs. Another group survived being poisoned by their mother. Other children have parents that were murdered, in prison, or mentally unable to provide for there care. The stories are heartbreaking.
AOK INC helps provide these kids a safe, healthy, and Christian environment to have a second chance. AOK provides for their basic need in these specific ways: