Juanito

 

12 years old

 

Juanito was detained in a prison near Manila until he was liberated.

He comes from a poor and broken home. His mother has been a single parent with him and his 3 younger siblings for several years.

He mostly lives on the street or in prisons. The conditions there are very harsh and traumatizing. Juanito is mentally and physically abused by the older boys in his cell, he has to clean the dirty toilets and wash the laundry of the other cell inmates.