Housing Needs for Survivors of Trafficking: FAQ Sheet

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Workable Solutions for Criminal Record Relief

In March 2019, the Survivor Reentry Project convened prosecutors with experience working with victims of human trafficking in the criminal legal system to share their knowledge and expertise on criminal record relief practices, and develop a set of guiding principles…

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Avantika Shenoy |

Peer Support Call: Housing Survivors of Trafficking During COVID-19

As we navigate the immense stress and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, we understand anti-trafficking programs may have questions or need support navigating shelter and housing systems. The FNTI Housing Project hosted a peer support call for OVC Human Trafficking…

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Avantika Shenoy |

An Introduction to Human Trafficking for Housing Providers

This webinar gives an overview about human trafficking to housing providers who potentially already work with or have interest in serving survivors of trafficking. The webinar provides an overview of sex and labor trafficking, the unique needs of adult survivors,…

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Rob Eisman |

Specialized Affidavit Language – Survivor who Cooperated with Law Enforcement

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This document, Specialized Affidavit Language – Survivor who Cooperated with Law Enforcement, is intended for attorneys working with survivors…

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Rob Eisman |

Specialized Affidavit Language – Transgender Survivor

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This document, Specialized Affidavit Language – Transgender Survivor, is intended for attorneys working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Rob Eisman |

Specialized Affidavit Language – Survivor Impacted by Substance Abuse

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This document, Specialized Affidavit Language – Survivor Impacted by Substance Abuse, is intended for attorneys working with survivors of…

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Rob Eisman |

Specialized Affidavit Language – Multiple Traffickers

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This document, Specialized Affidavit Language – Multiple Traffickers, is intended for attorneys working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Rob Eisman |

Specialized Affidavit Language – Intimate Partner Violence/Human Trafficking Intersection

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This document, titled Specialized Affidavit Language – Intimate Partner Violence/Human Trafficking Intersection, is intended for attorneys working with survivors…

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Rob Eisman |

Minor Any Nationality Affidavit Template

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This Minor Any Nationality Affidavit template is intended for attorneys working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Rob Eisman |

Foreign National Adult Affidavit Template

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project. This Foreign National Adult Affidavit Template is intended for attorneys working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Rob Eisman |

US Adult Affidavit Template

An addendum to the Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys produced for The Survivor Reentry Project, this US Adult Affidavit Template is intended for attorneys working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Avantika Shenoy |

Housing Assessment Tool

This Housing Assessment tool can be used by service providers to assess the housing needs of survivors. It can be adapted to fit the organization’s needs or be used in addition to the intake and discharge process.

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Housing First for Youth Survivors of Trafficking

Youth survivors often have limited options and access to housing services or are placed in housing situations that may not be trauma-informed. Survivors of human trafficking between the ages of 13-24 have additional and specialized needs that housing programs need…

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Avantika Shenoy |

Housing Solutions for Male Survivors of Trafficking

Identifying and accessing housing options for male survivors can be difficult. Shelters and housing programs often cater to female survivors of trafficking, excluding boys and men. This webinar addresses practical ways service providers can be more responsive to the needs…

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Avantika Shenoy |

Follow-Up Technical Assistance Session: Trauma-Informed Practices in Shelters

This technical assistance session is a follow-up to the webinar on Trauma-Informed Practices in Shelters. Expert panelists dive into case scenarios and answer questions on promising practices for shelters that are centered on self-determination, survivor choice, and trauma-informed services.

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Avantika Shenoy |

Human Trafficking Housing Options: Housing Choice Voucher Programs

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program (also know as “Section 8”)  is a rental assistance program funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. This fact sheet discusses the HCV program and how it can be utilized as…

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Collaborating with Homeless Shelters to Serve Survivors of Human Trafficking

Homeless shelters are designed to provide emergency housing to individuals and families experiencing homelessness. Survivors of trafficking may utilize homeless shelters as an emergency housing option. This fact sheet discusses collaboration with homeless shelters in order to serve survivors of…

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FAQ on Service Provision for Housing Survivors of Trafficking

This fact sheet discusses frequently asked questions on service provision for housing survivors of trafficking. The questions were submitted by participants of a Listening Session hosted by Freedom Network USA and the National Survivor Network on May 21, 2019, for the…

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Avantika Shenoy |

Trauma-Informed Practices in Shelters

Survivors of trafficking often need housing assistance after exiting their trafficking situation. Domestic violence, homeless or human trafficking specific shelters, unfortunately, may have practices that mirror trafficking experiences and heighten the risk of re-traumatization. This webinar provides participants a foundation…

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Avantika Shenoy |

Housing Needs for Survivors of Trafficking: FAQ Sheet

This FAQ sheet, created by the National Survivor Network, discusses barriers to access and recommendations to shelter and housing programs.

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