WASE Forward
Washington Against Sexual Exploitation

WASE Forward is a Washington initiative to promote policies and practices that enhance support and justice for all people in the sex trade. BEST provides coordinating support for WASE Forward.

WASE Forward website


WASE Forward proposes and supports legislation to reduce CSE in Washington state.


WASE Forward mobilizes a statewide network of experts and grassroots advocates to strengthen policies and systems for people experiencing exploitation in the sex trades.


WASE Forward educates policy-makers and the public about proven solutions to reduce sexual exploitation in Washington state.

WASE Forward aims to increase exit ramps out of commercial sexual exploitation and reduce commercial sexual exploitation in Washington state