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At Slavery No More, one of our goals is to build strategic relationships with key organizations that have proven successful in combating human trafficking and modern day slavery through prevention, rescue, restoration, and structural transformation.  We in turn would like to share them with those who are interested in supporting the work of abolishing slavery.  We invite you to learn about these organizations and support them by offering them your time, skills, and finances.

International Justice Mission

International Justice Mission

www.ijm.org

P: 703.465.5495

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: Cambodia, the Philippines, Thailand, India, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, Bolivia, Guatemala, Honduras and Peru

International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression.

Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking

CAST

www.castla.org

P: 213.365.1906

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States

CAST provides comprehensive long-term services through a three-pronged empowerment approach which includes Social Services, Legal Services, and Outreach and Training.

Rapha House

Rapha House

www.raphahouse.org

P: 417.621.0373

Focus: Rescue, Restoration

Countries: Cambodia

Rapha House programs exist to extend unconditional love to girls who have been rescued out of slavery and sexual exploitation.  Every member of the Rapha House staff has dedicated his or herself to seeing each child at Rapha House restored to sustainable freedom.

My Refuge House

My Refuge House

www.myrefugehouse.org

info@myrefugehouse.org

Focus: Restoration

Countries: Philippines

The programs and services at My Refuge House include: protection, basic needs, medical/health care, psychological care, spiritual formation and direction, education and skills training, life skill instruction, legal assistance and protection.

Streetlight Phx

Streetlight Phx

www.streetlightphx.com

P: 623.435.0900

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (Arizona)

Streetlight’s Mission is to Eradicate Child Sex Slavery through a 3-tier strategy of Awareness, Prevention, and Aftercare.

We will accomplish this through multi-sector collaborations focused on preventing further exploitation of our children, and by providing long-term safe housing to promote healing for those rescued from Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking.

Girls Educational & Mentoring Services

Gems

www.gems-girls.org

P: 212.926.8089

Focus: Rescue, Restoration

Countries: United States (New York)

GEMS provides a spectrum of continuous and comprehensive services to address the needs of commercially and sexually exploited girls and young women. Commercial sexual exploitation is intrinsically linked to racism, poverty, gender-based violence, and the criminalization of youth. All these factors are an integral part of any discussion, advocacy work or direct service programming that involves sexual exploitation. All of GEMS programs are based on our philosophy and values that each girl and young woman is deserving, and needs support and services to treat the trauma and violence she has experienced.

Treasures Ministry

Treasures Ministry

www.iamatreasure.com

P: 323.937.9525

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Treasures is a unique, faith-based outreach and support group for women in the sex industry, including victims of commercialized sexual exploitation and trafficking. As the only organization of its kind based in the adult industry capital of the world (San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles County), our mission is to reach, restore and equip women in order to help them live healthy, flourishing lives.

MISSSEY- Motivating, Inspiring, Supporting and Serving Sexually Exploited Youth

 

 

 

 

www.misssey.org

P: 510.267.8840

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Motivating, Inspiring, Supporting, and Serving Sexually Exploited Youth (MISSSEY) advocates and facilitates the empowerment and inner transformation of sexually exploited youth by holistically addressing their specific needs. MISSSEY collaborates to bring about systemic and community change to prevent the sexual exploitation of children and youth through raising awareness, education and policy development.

Polaris Project

Polaris Project

www.polarisproject.org

P: 202.745.1001

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Washington DC), Global

Polaris Project is a leading organization in the United States combating all forms of human trafficking and serving both U.S. citizens and foreign national victims, including men, women, and children. We use a holistic strategy, taking what we learn from our work with survivors and using it to guide the creation of long-term solutions. We strive for systemic change by advocating for stronger federal and state laws, operating the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline 1.888.3737.888, and providing services to help our clients and all victims of human trafficking.

Faces of Slavery

Faces of Slavery

www.facesofslavery.org

P: 855.690.4860

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

We’re passionate about helping kids. With our current infrastructure, we are capable of caring for up to 150 rescued children. We provide a loving, caring, family atmosphere that will meet the following needs for these children: food, shelter, clothing, counseling, education, social/life skills training, medial, life planning, and liaison to legal services.  Our desire is to restore to these children the life and childhood that was stolen from them through relationships, mentorship, family-style outings and activities.

Living Water for Girls

 

 

 

 

www.livingwaterforgirls.org

P: 678.783.0126

Focus: Rescue, Restoration

Countries: United States (Georgia)

The mission of Living Waters for Girls is to rescue, rehabilitate and restore commercially sexually exploited girls by providing safe refuge and holistic therapeutic services.

Life Impact International

Life Impact International

www.lifeimpactintl.org

P: 818.935.5182

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration

Countries: Thailand, Burma

Prevention programs for “at-risk” children and youth, displaced peoples, refugees and orphans.

Rescuing children sold into prostitution or child slavery and those who are victims of abuse, Abandonment or extreme poverty.

Healing the lives of orphans, soldiers, women and men through outreaches, humanitarian aid, disaster relief, children’s homes and orphanages.

Children of the Night

Children of the Night

www.childrenofthenight.org

P: 818.908.4474

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Children of the Night is a private, non-profit, tax-exempt organization founded in 1979. We are dedicated to assisting children between the ages of 11 and 17 who are forced to prostitute on the streets for food to eat and a place to sleep. Since 1979 we have rescued girls and boys from prostitution and the domination of vicious pimps. And we provide all programs with the support of private donations.

Operation SafeHouse

 

 

 

 

www.operationsafehouse.org

P: 951.351.4418

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

We get your challenges and want to help prevent additional crisis in your life!  Our goal at SafeHouse of Riverside is to get you back on track and living the life you deserve…safe, happy, and healthy enjoying your teen years instead of feeling crushed, abused, or lost in the world.  Our emergency shelter, youth events, and programs provide you with the opportunity to be you, let out your frustrations and fears, and learn how to deal with the pressures and enjoy the triumphs of being a teen.

SafeHouse of Riverside…Your emergency shelter in the storm of life!

Zoe International

Zoe International

www.zoechildren.org

P: 661.255.7963

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration

Countries: Thailand, United States

ZOE Children’s Homes is an international Christian organization that rescues children who are at high risk of being sold into slavery, have already been victimized as slaves, have been orphaned, or have suffered other heinous forms of abuse.

Project Hope

Project Hope

www.dreamcenter.org

P: 213.273.7000

Focus: Prevention, Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Rebuilding lives, returning hope, in the fight against human trafficking

The A21 Campaign

The A21 Campaign

www.thea21campaign.org

P:  949.202.4681

Focus: Rescue, Restoration

Countries: Greece, Ukraine

After extensive research, planning, fundraising, more research, relationship building, a lot of learning, and a great leap of faith, we opened our first shelter for victims of human trafficking at the end of 2008.  We are now able to provide trafficked victims a safe, loving, and comforting environment, access to medical care and psychological assessment, vocational training, assistance in university education, life guidance/counseling, and access to legal assistance. We work closely with police, hospitals and government officials, and are seeing justice being brought to new rescued victims each month.

Center to Restore Trafficked and Exploited Children

Center to Restore Trafficked and Exploited Children

www.crtec.org

P: 319.892.0230

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Ohio)

The Center to Restore Trafficked and Exploited Children (CRTEC) is a national anti-trafficking movement with the mission to protect the lives and the futures of American Children by leading, equipping, and mobilizing abolitionist individuals and organizations through an in depth advocacy and nationwide TIP-ID program

Not For Sale

Not For Sale

www.notforsalecampaign.org

P: 650.560.9990

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Tranformation

Countries: Thailand, Cambodia, Uganda, Peru, Romania

Not For Sale equips and mobilizes Smart Activists to deploy innovative solutions to re-abolish slavery in their own backyards and across the globe.

Oasis

Oasis

www.oasisusa.org

P: 626.584.0800

F: Prevention, Rescue, and Restoration

Countries: United States, United Kingdom, Uganda, India, Bangladesh, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Belgium, Mozambique, and Kyrgyzstan

Oasis walks alongside the poor and excluded, empowering them to find their voice, address injustice, and strengthen their communities. Oasis works in a holistic and comprehensive way.

The SOLD Project

The Sold Project

www.thesoldproject.org

P: 323.828.6450

Focus: Prevention

Countries: Thailand

Our mission is to prevent child prostitution through culturally relevant programs for vulnerable children and to share their stories to empower creative, compassionate people to act.

Nightlight International

Nightlight International

www.nightlightinternational.org

la@nightlightinternational.com

Focus: Restoration

Countries: Thailand, United States

NightLight’s mission is to build relationships and provide hope, intervention, rescue and assistance to women and children exploited in the sex industry by offering alternative employment, vocational opportunities, life-skills training and physical, emotional and spiritual development to women seeking freedom. NightLight builds support networks internationally to intervene and assist women, men and children whose lives are negatively impacted by the sex industry.

Love 146

Love 146

www.love146.org

P: 203.772.4420

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration

Countries: United States, United Kingdom

Love146 works toward the abolition of child sex slavery and exploitation through Prevention and Aftercare solutions while contributing to a growing abolition movement.

California Against Slavery

California Against Slavery

www.californiaagainstslavery.org

P: 510.473.7283

Focus: Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (California)

California Against Slavery (CAS) is a non-profit, non-partisan human rights organization. We want to make human trafficking the riskiest criminal business in California.  To defend the freedom of every child, woman and man by empowering the people of California to fulfill our obligation to stop human trafficking.

Westside Pregnancy Clinic

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.wpclinic.org

P: 310.268.8400

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Westside Pregnancy Clinic’s mission is empowering individuals to make informed pregnancy and sexual health choices.  They give free services to individuals with unplanned pregnancies such as: Pregnancy Testing, STD Testing, Medical Consultation, Ultrasound Imaging, and Counseling and Support.

Covenant House

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.covenanthouse.org

P: 800.999.999

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (California)

Homeless kids come to Covenant House in crisis. Immediately and without question, we meet their basic human needs by providing a nourishing meal, a shower, clean clothes, medical attention, and a safe place away from the dangers of the street.

Hope House

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.stopenslavement.org/sdshopehouse.html
E: jeansds@stopenslavement.org

Focus: Restoration

Countries:  United States (California)

Hope House offers a home-like atmosphere to women who, because of a situation of enslavement, have spent time in a shelter or emergency housing, but are now ready to undertake the journey toward personal growth and self-esteem development.

Speak Up

 

 

 

 

 

www.speakupforthepoor.org
E: tanderson@speakupforthepoor.org

Focus: Restoration, Rescue, and Structural Transformation

Countries: Bangladesh, Thailand

Speak Up  provides legal intervention for victims of human trafficking and other forms of exploitation of the poor.

Breaking Free

 

 

 

 

 

www.breakingfree.net

P: 651.645.6557

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (Minnesota)

Breaking Free’s mission is to educate and provide services to women and girls who have been victims of abuse and commercial sexual exploitation (prostitution/sex trafficking) and need assistance escaping the violence in their lives.

Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.caase.org

P: 773.244.2230

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Illinois)

CAASE addresses the culture, institutions, and individuals that perpetrate, profit from, or support sexual exploitation. Our work includes prevention, policy reform, community engagement, and legal services.

Veronica’s Voice

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.veronicasvoice.org
P: 816.483.7101

Focus: Restoration

Countries: United States (Kansas)

Veronica’s Voice is Kansas City’s only recovery program dedicated solely to victims of prostitution and commercial sexual exploitation. The ability to leave a life of prostitution, drug addiction, and violence, and transition to a new life, free from these abuses, is difficult. The overall goal of VERONICA’S Voice is to offer compassionate and non-judgmental counseling and services through peer, survivor-ran services. VERONICA’S Voice offers individuals who are sexually exploited an opportunity to be educated and empowered to take back their lives.

Sage Project

 

 

 

 

 

www.sagesf.org

P: 415.905.5050

Focus: Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (San Francisco), Global

SAGE seeks to effect change on two levels: (1) in the lives of vulnerable and exploited individuals and (2) in the local, national and international community , by providing opportunities for healing and justice while challenging societal attitudes that foster ignorance and acceptance of commercial sexual exploitation and human trafficking.

DIGNITY

 

 

 

 

 

www.catholiccharitiesaz.org

P: 602.285.1999

Focus: Prevention, Restoration

Countries: United States (Arizona)

DIGNITY House offers sex trafficked women an intensive year-long recovery program that includes emotional support, counseling, addiction recovery, education, life-skills building and job placement assistance to help them live an independent life free of prostitution.

Angela’s House

www.juvenilejusticefund.org

P: 404.612.4628

Focus: Prevention, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Georgia)

Through this decade, Juvenile Justice Fund has been on the forefront of raising awareness about commercial sexual exploitation of children, advocating for legislation to confront this issue, gathering data to better understand the challenge, training stakeholders who deal with this issue and developing programs to support the victims (Angela’s House).

My Life, My Choice Project

www.jri.org

P: 617.779.2179

Focus: Prevention, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Massachusetts)

The My Life My Choice Project (“MLMC”) is a nationally recognized, groundbreaking initiative designed to reach adolescent girls most vulnerable to commercial sexual exploitation

The Paul & Lisa Program

www.paulandlisa.org

P: 800.518.2238

Focus: Prevention, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries: United States (Connecticut)

The Paul and Lisa Program provides prevention, early intervention,and advocacy for children, teens, and adults who have been sexually victimized through commercial exploitation and to assist them in redirecting their lives in a self-sufficient and meaningful manner.
Challenging Heights

 

 

 

 

 

www.challengingheights.org

P: 202.261.0860

Focus: Prevention, Rescue, Resotration, Structural Transformation

Challenging Heights protects and improves the lives of young people and their communities affected by child trafficking and the worst forms of child labor in Ghana. Their mission encompasses a coordinated network of child-centered and evidenced-based programs targeting communities in need. The organization drives rescue, rehabilitation, education, and prevention of child labor and trafficking for affected and at-risk families in the region.

Saving Innocence

www.savinginnocence.org

P:  323.379.4232
E:  info@savinginnocence.org

Focus:  Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries:  United States

Saving Innocence aims to rescue and restore child victims of sex trafficking through strategic partnerships with local law enforcement, social service providers, and schools, while mobilizing communities to prevent abuse and increase neighborhood safety.

The Mary MagdaleneProject

www.mmp.org

P:  818.988.4970
E:  info@mpp.org

Focus:  Prevention, Rescue, Restoration, Structural Transformation

Countries:  United  States

The Mary Magdalene Project fights for the freedom and survival of women and girls in Los Angeles whose lives have been destroyed by commercial sexual exploitation.

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