SHAMERE MCKENZIE was simply trying to find a way to pay her college tuition when she met her trafficker. He seemed like a nice guy, and he promised her she could make money dancing. Instead he forced her into sex slavery.
One: Gas Gift Cards The Restored Wings Program runs from roughly 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Monday thru Thursday. During this time, residents are participating in group therapy, individual therapy, life-skills classes, and going to medical appointments. The program is formatted to create structure, which is extremely important during the early stages of healing. While […]
Major life change, especially when considering a long-term program like ours, is going to be overwhelming and scary. However, if we can help new residents focus on the small choices and on their day-to-day instead of their “months down the road,” life does not seem so scary or overwhelming.
When a woman graduates from the Restored Wings Program, it is solely up to her whether she tells her story and whether she is even ready to tell it. If they are not ready, they should never be asked or pressured to tell their stories. There are programs and even survivor trainings available to anyone wanting to learn when and how to tell their story the right way.
The Restored Wings Home provides a safe and compassionate environment where women who have suffered sexual exploitation and trafficking can begin to heal, which takes time. The Restored Wings Home is a beautiful 5,000 square foot refuge which offers a warm and loving environment that the women call their home. Our passion is to help […]
We tend to think that evil-intentioned people look a certain way. We are here to tell you that even the evilest hearts in people can appear on the outside
Sensory Rooms are so beneficial for women who suffer from PTSD. Here are a couple of articles about Sensory Rooms. Sensory rooms are also called multisensory rooms or comfort rooms (MacDaniel, 2009). In essence, they are specialized rooms with environments that are designed to facilitate relaxation and self-organization (Champagne and Sayer, 2003; Champagne and Stromberg, 2004; […]
On Friday at the Restored Wings Home, one of our residents said to me as I walked by her in the living room, “I love it here.” I said, “Well, I am so glad to hear that.” The resident then said, “What you do is great and I’m thankful for all you do for us. […]
WE EXIST TO RESTORE LIVES “REACHING WOMEN WHO DESIRE REDEMPTION, HEALING AND FREEDOM THROUGH JESUS CHRIST.” Rejuvenating Women’s Redemption Home Fund “No woman is without a voice. No woman is left abandoned. No woman is left without hope.” Rejuvenating Women is dedicated to restoring the lives of women who are experiencing hurt and shame in […]