Lighted Path at StreetlightUSA is a 24/7 residential program providing trauma informed care services to adolescent females at risk, suspected, or confirmed victims of child sexual exploitation. The program provides an emotionally and physically safe therapeutic living environment with specialized and comprehensive support services that encourage and empower holistic healing and thriving.
The Lighted Path offers enhanced trauma-informed services and programs for young girls suffering trauma from sexual exploitation, abuse and trafficking.
The residents in Lighted Path attend therapy outside of StreetLightUSA and are assigned a therapist by their DCS case worker.
Lighted Path offers a home-like setting, where residents attend school during the day, and group activities in the evening such as ASU Fitness, Girl Scouts Leadership Academy, yoga, arts and crafts, life skills, and healthy relationships. On the weekends residents develop their social skills by participating in a variety of community activities.
Residents attend our in-house academic program, Prestige Academy.Prestige Academy uses Hope on-line enhanced by in-person trauma-trained academic coordinators.Residents who qualify attend a STAR group developed by Dr. Dominique Roe-Sepowitz, focused on sex trafficking recovery and awareness.
StreetLigthtUSA Pastoral Care Program offers residents the opportunity to join pastoral coaching and counseling sessions, support groups, church services, bible studies and year-round program activities including summer youth camp. Individual counseling and family support sessions are offered to StreetLightUSA program residents and their families.