Prostitution is Not a One-time Occurrence
Rather, it is a culmination of cultural, historic, intergenerational, and individual traumas compounded by the failure of systems.
Trauma creates lifelong impacts on social, mental, and physical well-being. These complexities are often layered with legal, financial, and safety implications.
Services should be culturally competent, respect individual agency, and respect individual identity.
Services Across The Care Continuum
Social services must be present across the continuum to promote individual agency and a movement toward self-efficacy.