Europe 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

Deneen and I had a fantastic and very productive time over five weeks and four countries. We shared our knowledge and expertise but we also learned quite a lot as well. Looking forward to returning next year! Highlights:  Oradea, Romania: Training over 60 doctors and...

“Do you really love us?”

“Do you really love us?” This was a question directly put to me by a young woman in recovery from sex trafficking. I had the privilege of staying in an aftercare shelter for trafficked women in Bucharest, Romania. Working with people who have been trafficking and...

Widening the Network: Greece 2014

“The older prisoners bribe the guards to get the younger prisoners to serve as sex slaves for them.” – nurse in N. Africa who visits the local prison. “All the girls (aged 11-15) in the youth group report having been sexually abused, usually by...

Bright Spots In Bulgaria

“Pamela” is a 39 year old Bulgarian woman (ethnically Roma) who works has been prostituted for a number of years. My colleague wanted me to meet with Pamela in particular because she has diabetes and thought a physician consultation would be beneficial....