The EMPOWER Center

A comprehensive health center for people in the sex trade*

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

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

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* 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.