Celebrating Three Years of the BeFree Textline

The ability to silently send a text message seeking help can mean the difference between a life of exploitation and freedom for many survivors. Knowing the dangers trafficking victims face, three years ago this week, Polaris launched the BeFree Textline, providing yet another lifeline for trafficking victims.
Why texting?
Traffickers often control the movements of their victims, restricting their access to the outside world so that they cannot escape. While victims may not be able to call for help, texting is a much more discreet way to reach out.

To read more: http://polarisproject.org/blog/2016/03/31/celebrating-three-years-befree-textline