Services for Individuals Who Have Experienced Sex Trafficking in Portland, Oregon

Provided below are available services within Multnomah County for those who have experienced, or are at risk of sex trafficking (the list is not comprehensive of all agencies represented within the Multnomah County Sex Trafficking Collaborative).

If you are in need of urgent support, please contact the 24/7 crisis line through 

Call to Safety: 503.235.5333

Outside of the Portland Metro area?

Call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center 1-888-373-7888

or text "Help" or "Info" to 233733

 

Multnomah County Resources

Case Management


New Avenues for Youth : New Day Program

503.258.7081 - Referral line (8:00am - 5:00pm)

NewDayReferral@newavenues.org - Referral Email

Age Range: 12 - 25 

Services for individuals who have experienced sex trafficking or are at risk for experiencing sex trafficking can receive long term case management at New Avenues for Youth through the New Day program.

New Day Outreach Flyer

New Day information card for providers

New Day Referral Form

Residential Support


Morrison Child and Family Service SAGE

503.258.4200 - Main line

Age Range: 12 - 16.5 

A secured residential facility for individuals who have experience commercial sexual exploitation. Referrals accepted from DHS, law enforcement, or guardian. Various treatment options are provided, including an on-site nurse, mental health clinicians, psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners, substance abuse treatment, public school education, peer mentors, case management, and skills training.

Mental Health and Substance Use Services


LifeWorks Northwest

503.645.9010 - Intake line

LifeWorks NW provides comprehensive and integrated mental health and addictions support and offers specialized programming for commercially sexually exploited youth and adults involved in the sex industry.

Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) and Intensive Community-Based Treatment Services (ICTS) programs

Age Range: any age

Provides community-based, culturally-specific treatment and case management and intervention support to commercially sexually exploited children and youth.

New Options for Women (NOW)

503.761.5272 x 5614 - Intake line

Age Range: 18 and up

Serves adult women who have been involved in the sex industry with intensive outpatient wraparound services, including mental health and substance use treatment, individual and group therapy, case management and recovery mentorship.

Department of Health Services and Child Protective Services


DHS Gateway Teen Unit  (GTU)

503.731.3100 or 1.800.509.5439 - Report child abuse to the 24-hr hotline

DHS has a specialized unit that provides custodial and case management support to commercially sexually exploited children and young adults. This unit focuses on safety planning and collaborative placement efforts, while maintaining long-term relationships with youth in their care. If you would like to make a report to DHS regarding a child you believe is being abused please call the hotline and note any concerns regarding sex trafficking on the call.

Medical Examination for Youth


CARES Northwest

503.276.9000 - Referral line (8:00am-5:00pm)

503.413.2200 - (24/7) Physician phone consult (ask for CARES Northwest on-call physician)

Age Range: Under 18

CARES NW provides medical examinations and forensic interviews for youth when there is concern of sexual and/or physical assault or sexual exploitation/trafficking. CARES NW is a collaborative, multidisciplinary medical program addressing abuse and neglect through prevention, medical evaluation, and trauma therapy, in partnership with our community.

General Resources


Resource Sheet (Updated 12.26.2018)