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Human Trafficking Awareness

Human Trafficking is modern day slavery. It involves exploiting a person through force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of forced labor, commercial sex, or both.

Did you know?

  • There are an estimated 79,000 minor sex trafficking victims in Texas each year. *United Against Human Trafficking
  • There are an estimated 244,000-400,000 victims of human sex trafficking nationwide each year.
  • 40% of youth human trafficking cases come from homeless youth  *Polaris
  • 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys will be sexually exploited before they turn 18.
  • The online solicitation of minors rose 93% in 2020. *NCOSE



Safety Resource Guide and Student Tip Card:

Human Trafficking Student Student Safety Card

Human Trafficking and the Internet Parent Resource Guide


Where to Report

  • National Human Trafficking Hotline: 888-373-7888
  • Houston Police Department Vice Division: 713-308-8600
  • Report Anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477)


Partners & Resources

  • United Against Human Trafficking: Education, prevention, direct services and survivor empowerment. uaht.org
  • Elijah Rising: Restorative care for survivors. Candle shop that employs survivors. elijahrising.org
  • Children at Risk: Legislative efforts. Support the 2021 legislative agenda. childrenatrisk.org
  • National Center on Sexual Exploitation: Leading organization exposing links between all forms of sexual abuse and exploitation. endsexualexploitation.org
  • Houston 20: Advocates for the end of sex trafficking and sex trade in Houston. thehouston20.com


Schedule a Presentation

To schedule a prevention presentation and learn more about human trafficking, fill out our presentation request link here: crime-stoppers.org/presentation_request