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Human Trafficking, A Conversation with Freedom Network USA

In observance of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Freedom Network USA ‘s work was highlighted on the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence‘s Podcast.

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What Should You Do If You See Someone You Think May Be Trafficked?

Learn more about how you can support someone you think may be a victim or survivor of trafficking. This video is a part of New York Anti Trafficking Network‘s #TalkTraffic series.

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Why Decriminalize Sex Work?

Trafficking happens in a wide range of low-wage industries, including sex work. In most places around the world, engaging in sex work can get you arrested. This actually makes it harder for sex workers and survivors of trafficking to seek…

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What Can You Do?

Trafficking in persons is a global problem, and it can feel overwhelming. But there’s a lot you can do to help. Learn more about how we can all come together to support survivors and end trafficking.This video is a part…

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Solutions

Our goal is to end trafficking, and to prevent it from happening in the first place. We also want to help survivors reclaim their voices and their lives. Learn more about the solutions we need that will put an end…

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Legal Services

Survivors of trafficking need a wide range of legal services. It takes expert legal knowledge and experience to work with a survivor as he or she moves through immigration, criminal justice, housing, civil litigation, or family law issues. Learn more…

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Survivors Sharing their Voices

Survivors of trafficking move on to reclaim their lives in so many different ways. The trafficking experience is not a core piece of their identity. Learn more about how survivors can share their voices while protecting their privacy. This video is…

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Human Rights Approach

Responses to trafficking involve important human rights issues. Solutions to trafficking that are rooted in human rights respect the dignity and self-determination of the person who may be trafficked. Learn more about what it means to approach trafficking through this…

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What is Human Trafficking?

When a person is trafficked, she or he experiences some type of force, fraud, or coercion in work, usually in low-wage industries. It’s important to understand what trafficking looks like, so we can give people the help they need and…

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NY Anti-Trafficking Network (NYATN): Working to End Trafficking & Support Survivors

This video, produced by the New York Anti-Trafficking Network, is an introduction to the #TalkTraffic video series. #TalkTraffic is a series of short videos sharing insights and expert advice on understanding survivors and ending trafficking.

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Myths and Misconceptions

Resource developed by the Greater Louisiana Human Trafficking Task Force to bust the common myths and misconceptions within the anti-trafficking movement.

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HUD’s Trageted Homeless Assistance Grants Programs

Fact sheet providing an overview of targeted homeless assistance grant programs available through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. 

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Practice Implications for Commercially Sex Trafficked Youth

Report published by Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking,  evaluates a youth program through the evaluation of the demographic characteristics, services provided, an assessment of impact and provides recommendations for future program services.

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Housing Assessment Form

Sample Housing Assessment form created by Heartland Human Care Services.

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Continuums of Care

A Continuum of Care (CoC) is designed to coordinate and promote a local response to homelessness, including shelters and housing programs. Anti-trafficking organizations can benefit from collaboration with CoCs through new housing options for survivors and an expanded referral network.…

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The Rights-Based Approach In Housing for Survivors of Human Trafficking

Safe and stable housing is a basic human right. Implementing a rights-based model in services for survivors of trafficking promotes a survivor-centered and trauma-informed approach. This fact sheet explains the right-based approach in housing, the practice and impact.

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FNTI Housing TTA Project Flyer

The FNTI Housing Project provides training and technical assistance on access to housing to service providers working with survivors of human trafficking.

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Human Trafficking Survivor Leadership in the United States

This white paper explores human trafficking survivor leadership development in the United States. The author discusses existing programs, identifies gaps, and makes recommendations to improve access and impact for survivor leaders.

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Working with Continuums of Care

A Continuum of Care (CoC) is designed to coordinate and promote a local response to homelessness, including shelters and housing programs. Anti-trafficking organizations can benefit from collaboration with CoCs through new housing options for survivors and an expanded referral network.…

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Help! Survivor Consultant Tax Planning

The second of the Survivor Consultant and Tax Webinar series. Independent consultants have the additional burden of withholding their own taxes. This webinar provides an introduction to tax planning for consultants. Topics include how to plan for your tax liability,…

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