My Life My Choice


My Life My Choice (MLMC)

Approximate time needed: Ten 75-minute sessions, preferably 1-2 sessions per week for consecutive weeks.

MLMC is a national model of empowerment for girls and effective education on prevention of sexual exploitation. The curriculum is centered on the goals of changing attitudes and perceptions about the commercial sex industry, improving knowledge about sexual health and substance abuse, and increasing skills that help reduce the risk of exploitation.

The curriculum includes comprehensive material on the following subjects:

  • Myths about commercial sexual exploitation
  • Awareness of recruitment tactics by pimps
  • Education about sexual health
  • Link between substance use and exploitation
  • Improving self-esteem
  • Awareness of resources and a path out of commercial sexual exploitation

Target audience: High school (or upper middle school) girls through adults who are at risk or have been sexually exploited

Cost: There is no cost to your school or youth program.

Equipment needed: Private meeting room, CD player, TV/DVD player

"In My Life My Choice Class, I learned there's always another option. You don't have to turn to prostitution." -MLMC Student



Interested in hosting My Life My Choice or would like more information? Contact our Founder & Program Director, Jessica Evans at Jessica@purchased.org for more information.