The EMPOWER Center

A comprehensive health center for people in the sex trade and survivors of sexual violence

A partnership between Health + Hospitals – Gouverneur and Sanctuary for Families

Through free, high-quality, and trauma-informed medical, psychiatric, clinical, legal, and case management services, we help people in the sex trade* and survivors of sexual violence lead healthy and independent lives.

 

*The sex trade includes but is not limited to street-based, brothel, and web, gang and family-facilitated prostitution; stripping, sexual massages, pornography, and escort service.