40 States in the USA as of Sept 2023 still allow child Marriages.
Looking for Organizational Members and Individuals.
Join your State Coalition to End Child Marriage, or join Unchained at Last in helping to form a Coalition in your state. Click on the link for your state below to see current coalition members and sign up to join.
Consequences of Child Marriage
Research Studies show devasting impacts
- Early end to education
- Lower wages, poverty
- Increase risk of Domestic Violence
- Pervasive financial and emotional abuse
- 4/5 end in divorce, death or separation
- Increase poor health and mental health
- Early and many pregnancies