Why Peoria Home?

Why Peoria Home?

Our best estimates have shown that around 200 women and girls are sold for sex every night in Snohomish County. These are just estimates because it is difficult to get exact numbers due the hidden nature of this problem. This comes from local law enforcement and best guesses based on number of adds on sex for hire websites. 

1 in 6 runaways are sexually exploited. 

85% of women and girls in prostitution are controlled by a pimp. 

Force, fraud and coercion can look like many things and pimps do many things to keep these women enslaved. To get a deeper look into this read "Girls Like Us: Fighting for a world where girls are not for sale By: Rachel Lloyd

Our goal at Peoria Home is to illuminate a path for survivors of sex-trafficking so that she can reclaim a life of freedom! 

We will fight for these women in Snohomish County to show them hope, healing, love and freedom. We want you to join us in this fight. Please share this video so that more people know what is going on in our community in regards to modern day slavery. 

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If you'd like to give you can do that here as we fight to reverse this sad reality in our community. 

If you'd like to get more involved and volunteer to help end the local sex trade reach out to us here and help us shine a light into this dark world.  

We are passionate about sharing the hope that we have to those who feel hopeless. Join us in this fight today!