Your 14yo daughter shouldn't have a 19yo boyfriend. This is why.

Ashleigh Rae is confident, smart, witty and really charming company. All of that is a testament to her powerful survival spirit because she was taken advantage of at a very vulnerable time in her life. For those of us who have young girls in our care, what Ashleigh Rae has to say is invaluable.


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If you are in immediate danger in Australia, call 000.


There is help if you are experiencing family violence or

coercive control. You can call 1800 RESPECT 24/7

on 1800 737 732, or visit their

website here.


You can also call Lifeline

24/7 on 13 11 14.




Host: Meshel Laurie. You can find her on Instagram here


Co-Host: Emily Webb. You can find her on Instagram here and listen to her podcast Killer Content here.


Guest: Kay


Producer/Editor: Meshel Laurie


Executive Producer: Jacqueline Tonks


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