Four months in, he says he has more than 350 clients, mostly sex workers aged 16 to 30.
He offers counselling, safe-sex kits, and HIV and harm-reduction information, and he connects clients to job-skills training and assistance with schooling and housing.
Many have experienced discrimination and abuse at the hands of their parents, or within the system; many have been kicked out of their homes or run away.
- Survival sex work and increased HIV risk among sexual minority street-involved youth (2010): Sexual minority street youth are not only more likely to engage in survival sex work but also demonstrate elevated HIV risk behavior.
- HUSTLE: Men on the Move (2008): We are an outreach and support program which effectively offers a male/youth specific component to PEERS Vancouver.
Sex Workers and the Gay Community (2013): Why then the opprobrium that so many gays have against male sex workers?
For one, the male prostitute is tarred with the same brush as his female counterpart.
- - Couples / Families / Children / Adoption / Spousal Violence - - The Elderly - - Race/Ethnic Minority Issues: U.
S., Canada, Europe, New Zealand & Australia - - Latin America / Africa - - Middle East / Asia Contents of Part 1 (this page): Male Prostitution Information for - North America - Latin America & the Caribbean - Europe - North Africa & The Middle East - Australia / New Zealand / Pacific Islands - Asia - Africa.
- Journey into the Heart of Transgender Prostitution in the Bronx (2010).