Abbie's Intermission exists to provide a safe haven and a city of refuge for survivors of human trafficking. Rescuing young people from modern day slavery while providing a safe place to recover and prepare them to reintegrate into society is at the core of our foundational principles.
Our global agenda has led us to the hot spot for human sex trafficking--Germany. Because of the wealth of the German nation in the European Union and the fact that since 2005 there has been legal prostitution in Germany, has provided a sort of safe haven for traffickers, especially those from Eastern Europe. With government estimates at over 270,000 people being trafficked to Germany each year, the numbers have become overwhelming for German citizens themselves. German newspapers now tag Germany as being the hotspot for sex tourism for the entire world.more