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Upcoming Events
International human trafficking expert bringing anti-slavery message to Rochester July 29th
Veteran anti-trafficking expert Matt Friedman and his son Brandon will introduce a new action-based campaign, BREAKING THE LINKS, to raise young people's awareness about human trafficking on July 29th from 7 - 9 PM at The Little Theatre, 240 East Ave, Rochester, NY.

Human trafficking is a $32 billion criminal industry affecting 27 million people worldwide; this program aims to engage young people in the fight against modern day slavery.

Sponsored by the Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking, the event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 7 - 9 pm
The Little Theatre
240 East Ave
Rochester, NY
Click here to view flyer
 
UN has declared July 30 as World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
Each year millions of children, women and men from all regions of the world are trafficked, their hope stolen. To mark the first ever United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons, 30 July, we're encouraging people across the globe to symbolically help give back this precious item.
Click here for more info.
 
National Human Trafficking Resource Center
If you think you have come into contact with a victim of human trafficking, call 1.888.373.7888 / Text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733)
 
#BBCtrending: #RealMenDontBuyGirls and the #BringBackOurGirls campaign
http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-trending-27328414
 
Photos
RRCAHT members at 2014 Break for Life Youth Conference at McQuaid Jesuit

Hannah Murphy, Cheryl Bianchi, Jennifer Wolfley

Hannah Murphy, Cheryl Bianchi and Jennfer Wolfley

Nolica Murray-Fields, Hannah Murphy

Jennfer Wolfley
 
Emergency Contacts
Emergencies and referrals for trauma-informed treatment and case management services
Cheryl A. Bianchi LCSW-R, ACSW
Eastside Psychotherapy Associates
1441 East Avenue STE 311 RAOM
Rochester, NY 14610
(585) 232-3120 24 hrs
(585) 719-9148 fax
Email: cheryla.bianchi@gmail.com
 
Jennifer Wolfley, Director of Outreach Services
Paper Bag Ladies of Rochester
(585) 748-8490 24 hrs
Professor/Mentor Jen now has office hours on Lyell Ave, Mondays 1-3 pm.
Please call for location and appointment.
www.paperbagladies.org
 
Center For Youth
905 Monroe Ave
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 271-7670 24 hrs
 
Links
The Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report
Click here to view
 
While at the Combating Human Trafficking Conference hosted by the Vatican, Pope Francis has exclusively told NBC partner ITV News that human trafficking is "a crime against humanity."
View video.
 

End New York's law protecting rapists of children.
Child Victims Act petition

 
Slavery Today: A Multidisciplinary Journal of Human Trafficking Solutions, is dedicated to research, theory, and practical application in eradicating slavery. It is a nexus of critical thought for all fields relating to understanding and combating modern slavery and is unique in its focus on the issues of slavery and human trafficking.
http://slaverytoday.org/
 
Victims in the News
Brazil child sex trade alarm as World Cup nears
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Forced labour 'making $150bn profit' - ILO report
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Tougher sex trafficking laws sought
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Four women arrested in prostitution sting in Henrietta, NY
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