Direct Services



The FREE Coalition does not provide any direct services; however, we can help connect you to direct service programs in our community and across the state or across the country.


If you suspect that someone is currently involved in a human trafficking situation,
please call National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline


or text BEFREE (233733)

Purchased: Shreveport-Bossier Local Trafficking Hotline




If you have experienced human trafficking yourself, know that you are not alone. You are strong and brave just for having made it to where you are, and it would be our honor to help connect you to safety and healing.

Contact us at or 318-550-4417, and we will help connect you to resources in the community that can help meet your needs.


The FREE Coalition is a program of the YWCA of Northwest Louisiana.  The YWCA has a separate program for free trauma counseling, and we have counselors who have been trained in trafficking.  Our counselors provide evidence-based trauma therapy, such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).  To connect to our trauma counseling program, contact the YWCA of Northwest LA at or 318-550-4417.