TERF (Transition, Education & Resources for Females)

TERF is a transition and healing program for children, youth, adults and transgender individuals who have been exploited through the sex trade (prostitution).

TERF assists to stabilize living situations, promote healthy lifestyles and build confidence and self-esteem by providing a safe, supportive, learning and healing environment for participants. We use a combination of approaches to help participants achieve their goals. Our programs are participant-directed and delivered through a holistic healing model of balancing the spiritual, mental, physical and emotional needs of the participants.

  • Youth Program – ages 13 to 18
  • Mentor Program – ages 19 and under
  • Adult Program – ages 18 and up



To register call:
Phone: (204) 786-7051 ext 5311
Fax: (204) 774-6468
Email: TERF@newdirections.mb.ca

Terf is funded by:
Manitoba Family Services
Manitoba Justice – Crime Prevention Branch
Manitoba Métis Federation

Trainings we Offer:

Please note that these trainings cost $$$$$ (exact cost?)

A five day course for professionals who work with or care for sexually exploited children and youth. (e.g. social workers, educators, health care providers, probation officers, police officers)

Click here for the complete list of course competencies.

A culturally based curriculum that focuses on preventing the sexually exploitation of children and youth. A four-day course on how to deliver this curriculum to children and youth in your community or school is available. Services for Families TERF will provide support and resources for families/caregivers of participants in our program