SWOP Sacramento’s focus is on harm reduction with an emphasis on the reduction of HIV and other communicable diseases, rape reduction, reduction of violence against Sex Workers, accurate education and useable services.
Chaperone and Advocacy – SWOP Sacramento acts as a liaison between government entities, processes and sex workers.
Street Outreach – We specialize in street and field outreach addressing the needs of our most vulnerable.
Home Visits – Sacramento SWOP Reaches out to those who would like help but feel more comfortable meeting in their own space.
Hospital and Institution Visits – Sex Workers best understand the needs and lives of other sex workers, therefore we through peer support.
Research and statistics – Sacramento SWOP uses statistical based analysis to better advocate for our population. In 2015 we conducted a Needs Analysis
which was instrumental in passage of SB233 allowing sex workers to carry condoms with out the fear of arrest and allowing sex workers to report violent offenders with immunity.
State Advocacy – SWOP Sacramento is a driving force in the California State Capitol when it comes to legislation regarding sex workers. SWOP advocates for
the interests of sex workers and trafficking victims at the state and federal level.
SWOP Sacramento Heads to India
Hoping 2023 brings you happiness, prosperity, and health. From January 2023 thru April 2023 SWOP Sacramentop will be traveling throughout India and working with other NGO’s to learn more about how to secure rights and [...]
International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers – Dec 17th
Join us on December 17th at: S.A.N.E. 2211 Del Paso Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95815 Come join us for community, unity, and solidarity in our fight for a more peaceful world. For too long our bodies [...]
In Honor of a Giant – Carol Leigh
She will be missed... A friend, advocate, sex worker, film maker, activist, and organizer, Carol Leigh coined the work sex work. She tirelessly work to increase sex worker voices and rights. No words can voice [...]
Find Ashleigh Marie Smith
Ashleigh Marie Smith went missing in Sacramento CA. Her social media went dead. All communication with her family was severed, and yet her pictures and phone was continually posted on adult websites. In the late [...]