February 16th 2019 8:00am – 1:00pm Chaska Community Center, Chaska, MN
Over 80% of human trafficking victims will visit the ER or other medical facilities during their captivity. 36% of trafficked youth in the U.S. are boys. Trafficked children and teens still attend school and are often coerced and threatened into recruiting their classmates.
Juvenile sex trafficking is happening right here in our communities. Get the facts. Get answers. Learn how you can make a difference.
Highly recommended for Educators, Medical and Mental Health Professionals, Law Enforcement, Pastors and anyone working with children, youth, or with populations identified as marginalized, at risk, or vulnerable. This training is open to the public!
DOORS OPEN AT 8:00am, EVENT BEGINS AT 8:30am
HEAR FROM LOCAL LEADERS IN CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION AND PREVENTION
MEET, CONNECT, SHOP!
Connect with representatives from local organizations, businesses, and ministries working in awareness, prevention, outreach, survivor and family support, and counseling services. Sign up for the spring Bike-A- Thon, summer 5K Run/Walk, and Community Dialogue events! Get engaged! Learn about local volunteer opportunities. Built in networking time with light bites and refreshments from 8-8:30, mid morning break, and following main sessions from 12:30-1pm.