is to educate, train, and equip the Faith Community. We envision Trauma Informed churches and organizations in every community— trained and equipped to help people heal and be set free, experiencing His redeeming love and restoration.
for a compassionate response to abuse and other forms of trauma. We’ve designed a faith based program to develop healthy leaders, educate, and equip the Faith Community for this to work. We teach best practices, trauma informed care, and how to develop both a survivor and mentor support team to ensure sustainability and long term success. All training sessions are taught by trauma informed leaders with first hand experience, who have done their own work of healing first, which is critical before engaging in anti-trafficking work.
is essential as we work to restore wholeness to survivors because it takes a community to meet all of their needs. Therefore, as part of our training, law enforcement officials and trauma informed community partners teach about their role, services, and resources available to survivors. Because of this unique partnership with our local law enforcement, churches with a Survivor Support Ministry can provide resources, trained mentors, and trauma informed counselors to help survivors through their healing journey. This creates a strong caring community and wrap-around support team for survivors, mentors, law enforcement, and other community partners.
— Psalm 82:3-4 (NLT)