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Refuge for Women is the Nation's Largest Recovery Program for Victims of Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

A Crisis in Our Communities

$ 1 +
BILLION

Sex Trafficking is a $10 Billion industry in the United States. 

5 %
Of VICTIMS

End up back on the street without a safe recovery home.

1
House

Twelve states have only one house offering safety and recovery. 

1
States

Sixteen states have no recovery housing at all.

Refuge for Women is a non-profit, faith based organization helping women overcome these challenges.

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Women Served
0
Homes In Operation Across the U.S.
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States Where Care Has Been Offered

Alia’s Story

Refuge for Women is a non-profit, faith based organization providing specialized long-term care for women who have escaped human trafficking or sexual exploitation. 

With multiple locations throughout the United States, we offer women like Alia a place to recover, heal and discover hope for a better tomorrow.

To learn more about us and how to support our mission, click below.

Give. Shop. Serve.

Give monthly. Give once. Just give. All donations help restore hope.

Shop for artisan candles and leather goods crafted by our survivors.

Offer your time and talents for the benefit of our mission.

Stories of Hope

Rocco’s Story, Part One: A Parent’s Fight against Addiction and Trafficking

“I do love telling a story, because it’s all about Christ, and what the Lord has done is just absolutely amazing in ten years of my life, but especially the last two or three,” Rocco Magnelli, a board member of …

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Whitney Teeler, Reflections on Her Redeemed Faith, Family and New Beginnings

In November of 2016, Whitney Teeler wrote a Facebook post, recognizing “life is taking me down the rockiest road I’ve ever been on. I’ve lost everything I’ve loved in the snap of a finger.” She was only months into an …

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Alia’s Story: the Pursuit of God and Telling His Story

“When I left Refuge, I thought, ‘I’ll do anything, Lord, the only thing I don’t want to do is tell my story.’… and especially not to underage victims of trafficking.” Such a thought was only one of the ways Alia …

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Survivor Made creates jobs and  builds the confidence of our survivors. Our artisan, hand-crafted products are stylish, high-quality and change lives one sale at a time.

National Events

Becoming Fearless: A Podcast Helping Pre-Teens and Teens Become Fearless Women of God

SEASON 1 – FAMILY In this season of Becoming Fearless, we will take an up-close and personal look at something that impacts and influences all of us…FAMILY! One of God’s greatest gifts to us, but one that can come with unwanted and unforeseen challenges. We will sit down and talk …

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National Events

Run for Refuge

Ever wanted to try a Couch-to-5K or hit a personal best time in a 10K? Are you finally crazy enough to attempt 26.2 miles in a marathon? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! Refuge for Women is looking for volunteers to Run for Refuge and help us raise financial support. Who exactly …

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