Positive Options, Referrals and Alternatives (PORA)
Mission: Help people with a history of prostitution change their lives by encouraging spiritual and emotional growth, good health and education.
Services: Street outreach, safe housing, support & referrals, residential treatment program with holistic emphasis.
Mission: Provide an environment for women caught in systems of prostitution so they can make a free choice and to help those who choose to leave prostitution by offering services and support.
Services: Crisis shelter, long-term residential program, assessment, referrals, outreach.
Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation
Mission: CAASE envisions a community free from all forms of sexual exploitation, including sexual assault and the commercial sex trade. 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.
Services: legal services to survivors of sexual harm.