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New Season for our Executive Director

Child Rescue CEO Jerram Watts has served the organisation since the start of 2015, and will end his tenure this Christmas.

Achariya: Seamstress & Mother

The eldest of her nine siblings, she was responsible for supporting the family. “I never got enough sleep. I would go fishing with my father early in the morning and I would always get to sleep late. We lived day by day.”

Leakena: Salon Owner

Recently Leakena first opened the doors to her salon and in doing so, she entered into the next chapter of her story. Just two years earlier, Leakena probably wouldn’t have imagined herself to be where she is today.

Rachana: Digital Animator

Part 1 in our reintegration success story series – Her Future is Hers. We are so proud of all the accomplishments of our girls – the big and the small! Each milestone brings them further along in their journey.

Side-by-Side: A Best Friend Rescue Story

Side by side, they faced incredible odds, overcame fear and obstacles and are pursuing their dreams. Through it all they encourage and help each other, demonstrating the true power of friendship.

Celebrating 3,000 Rescues

A raid on a brothel in the Philippines in early July with anti-trafficking police rescued 26 victims of human trafficking – taking the total number of survivors rescued to 3,006.

Our Approach: Aftercare

We recognise that healing and restoration can take place in many different ways and as a result, our programs are tailored to meet the individual needs of each child in their local context.

Sordid Shadows (or… How to Catch a Pimp)

Read a recap of our biggest raid ever! Sixty-seven women, mostly in their early twenties, were identified by police as victims of trafficking, and are now free.

National Staff: The Changemakers

Meet the national staff on the frontline of child sex trafficking in Thailand – doing what they can to help their families, communities and country by being the changemakers.

Destiny Rescue Philippines Raid Featured on Australian TV

A Destiny Rescue raid in partnership with Manila police in the Philippines has been featured on Australian TV network SBS’s current affairs show Dateline.

Our Approach: Rescue

One key component of our mission is to literally rescue children out of the sex trade and exploitative situations. Learn more about the different kinds of rescue operations we implement to bring children out of darkness.