Education Category

April 20th, 2018

Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Client

Samantha was kidnapped from her home in South America when she was around three years old. She was trafficked into…

April 18th, 2018

Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Survivor

  “You cannot put a price tag on my body.” This is what Lily*, a survivor of trafficking, said when…

April 16th, 2018

Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Community Member

Children are often trafficked because of their vulnerable situations. However, we believe that there is hope for every child. That…

March 31st, 2018

Why Don’t Victims of Trafficking Just Run Away?

by Brittany Salinas “Why didn’t you run, why didn’t you say something, why didn’t you speak out sooner?” These are…

March 16th, 2018

Signs of Trafficking: A Healthcare Professional’s Guide

Healthcare professionals work tirelessly day after day to bind wounds, heal sicknesses, and save lives. They also play a crucial…

March 15th, 2018

5 Myths About Sex Trafficking

by Sophia Shafkalis It’s hard to face the truth, especially about a subject that many of us try to avoid:…

February 16th, 2018

This is How Traffickers Can Trick Their Victims

A trafficker’s main method of control is psychological. This is manifested in various ways, such as giving victims a hopeful…

February 9th, 2018

This is How America has United to Fight Sex Trafficking

Although our communities are becoming more and more susceptible to the sexual exploitation and trafficking of children, we also have…

February 8th, 2018

This is How O.U.R. Works with Law Enforcement in the United States

Each year, countless children around the world fall prey to sexual predators. It is estimated that two million children worldwide…

February 2nd, 2018

3 Reasons Child Sex Trafficking is an American Problem

1. Americans: Top Consumers of Child Porn In fact, Americans are some of the top consumers AND producers of child…