Sacred Beginnings is the first survivor-led outreach and recovery program in the state of Michigan for women who have been sexually exploited/trafficked.

Founded and directed by survivor Leslie King, Sacred Beginnings is staffed by peer mentors who champion rescue, recovery, and justice for victims of exploitation and trafficking.

We lead the revolution
against sexual exploitation in these ways:

 

Rescue

victims & facilitate
holistic, long-term healinG
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Equip

supporters
to take meaningful action
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Mobilize

survivors to lead change
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Advocate

for prevention and justice
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Opening soon!

first ever. survivor-LED. 24-hour victim ADVOCACY center.

Sacred Beginnings Victim Advocacy Center is the first survivor-led, 24-hour access point for victims of sexual exploitation/trafficking in Grand Rapids. Victims can now connect quickly and safely to critical services and emotional support.

SERVING GRAND RAPIDS, MI
• OPEN 24-HOURS
• STAFFED BY TRAINED SURVIVORS
• CENTRALLY LOCATED

ACCESS TO CRITICAL SERVICES
+  DRUG/ALCOHOL DETOX & REHAB
+  RELAPSE PREVENTION
+  TRAUMA COUNSELING
+  MEDICAL CARE
+  TRANSITIONAL HOME
+  VICTIM ADVOCACY
+  RESIDENTIAL/TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM
+  EMOTIONAL & SPIRITUAL SUPPORT