Human trafficking is not just sex. There are many ways a victim might be trafficked. Other types of trafficking are:
• Forced labor
• Bonded labor/debt bondage
• Involuntary domestic servitude
• Forced child labor
• Child soldiers
• Child Sex trafficking
Trafficking has life-long effects including physical and psychological trauma. Victims experience emotional and physical pain including torture, disease, shame, starvation, disease, grief, broken bones, burns, concussions, mutilations, infections, forced drug use, and permanent organ damage.
A FEW FACTS...
Many people ask this question.
Below are signs that MAY indicate someone is being trafficked.
If you suspect that someone is being trafficked*, please contact the
National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline at: 1-888-373-7888.
*This list is not exhaustive. Not all indicators are present in every case.
If signs are present, it is an indication that further assessment may be necessary to identify a potential human trafficking situation. Indicators reference conditions a potential victim might exhibit.
The indicators listed are from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center