The Survivor Reentry Project focuses on criminal record relief for survivors of human trafficking and builds sustainable post-conviction representation practices across the country.
The project offers national training and technical assistance on vacatur, expungement, sealing and other criminal record remedies for trafficking survivors, public defenders, legal service lawyers, pro bono attorneys, victims’ advocates, law students, judges, and prosecutors.
Technical Assistance for Survivors of Human Trafficking
If you have an arrest or a conviction history related to your experience and you would like to be connected to the Survivor Reentry Project team, please submit a confidential request to learn more about your options. Our team will reach out to do a confidential assessment and review the options available to you.
Technical Assistance for Professionals
The Survivor Reentry Project provides individualized support, training, consultation, and technical assistance on criminal record relief for survivors of human trafficking. Resources are available to attorneys, advocates, judges, prosecutors, law enforcement, universities/law schools, and legislators.
Criminal Record Relief Laws for Survivors
Post-conviction relief laws vary significantly state by state. Click on your state below for an analysis of the law, link to the current statute, and state-specific templates and resources.
Supporting the Education and Employment Needs of Survivors with Criminal Records Factsheet
Workable Solutions for Criminal Record Relief
Workable Solutions for Criminal Record Relief Report
Guide for Attorneys
This guide includes an introduction to trafficking and post-conviction practice, criminal record relief laws, and best practices for working with survivors of human trafficking.
Guide for Case Managers and Other Advocates
This screening can be incorporated into social work practice for each client. This protocol will help survivors better understand their criminal history and take the initial steps toward criminal record relief.
Webinars and Live Training
Professionals and survivors can access the latest web-based training and learn about upcoming training opportunities here.