The Whole Journey: Sophea’s Story

The Whole Journey: Sophea’s Story

“I am Sophea and now I know love” – Sophea, survivor of trafficking and former Hagar client Hagar helps people heal, one person at a time. Because when healing happens, the cycle of trauma stops. Watch Sophea’s transformation from child slave to...
Piseth’s Story

Piseth’s Story

Piseth is 11 years old, and he’s been attending Hagar’s Community Learning Centre (CLC) for three years now. Piseth’s family comes from a low-income area on the outskirts of Phnom Penh. Before he came to CLC, he went to a school close to his home province, but his...
Bora’s Story

Bora’s Story

Bora has been living with his foster family since November 2015, with three other boys. He is well behaved, and he works hard. Bora always does his daily chores, and he takes care of the pig that the family are raising. Bora will take his national exam in August of...
Priya’s Story

Priya’s Story

Priya is the eldest of seven children. She loves her family, but at the age of 14, her parents sold her to be married to a much older man who abused her daily. Priya wanted to return to her parents’ home but her parents wouldn’t hear of it as it is culturally...
Bahawuddin’s Story

Bahawuddin’s Story

Reuniting a family. Bahawuddin was born into a big family. He has seven brothers and sisters, his father, his mother, and his father’s second wife. When Bahawuddin was very young, his mother ran away, and took his oldest sister and 11 year-old brother with her. He was...
Hoa’s Story

Hoa’s Story

Finding hope again. Hoa is 27 years old, she’s a bridal make-up specialist and a hairstylist in training. Hoa loves her family, and she’s great at her job. When Hoa was a teenager, both of her parents suffered debilitating health challenges that prevented them from...