If you are a student, and want or need to know more about human trafficking, either for an assignment or to increase your own awareness, you have come to the right place!
We urge you to look through our site to find many topics that may have interest, including:
Training – Did you know we trained over 12,000 professionals and community members in 2018
Aftercare – We served 225 individuals impacted by human trafficking in 2018. 205 of those were new referrals.
Advocacy – We promote advocacy throughout the state of Tennessee, with influence on the regional and national levels. We’ve spoken about our model in the White House, U.S. Capitol and at the United Nations.
Resources, including, but not limited to (click the highlighted topic):
Facts About Human Trafficking
Red Flags for Victim Identification
Health Issues Associated with Victims of Human Trafficking
Human Trafficking of Children in the US; a fact sheet for schools (Dept. of Education)
Information about techniques used to traffic youth into sales crews (Polaris)
Comparison chart of sex trafficking networks in US (Polaris)
Other great sources include:
Girls Like Us - Rachel Lloyd (some strong language)
Somebody’s Daughter: The Hidden Story of America’s Prostituted Children – Julian Sher
Cargo: Innocence Lost (available for instant download at Amazon)
Very Young Girls (2008). produced by GEMS