resources


 

BRIDGEWAY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER

Domestic Violence Centers & Counseling: Offers residential and counseling programs for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.


The Women’s Center (St. Charles): (877)946-6854


The Women’s Center (Troy): (877)462-1758


Sexual Assault Center: Offers sexual assault emergency room response teams (SART) in St. Charles, Lincoln, and Warren Counties. SART volunteers respond 24 hours a day, seven days a week to area emergency rooms when a sexual assault victim enters the hospital for an exam. For immediate intervention, call toll-free +1(877)946-6854 in St. Charles County or +1(877)462-1758 in Lincoln County.


COALITION AGAINST TRAFFICKING & EXPLOITATION (CATE)


(314)289-5656


Our mission is to build a community movement to respond to human trafficking through public advocacy, training, and outreach strategies. Provides training to police and health and human service professionals. Contact Amanda Colegrove, amanda@supportvictims.org, the Coalition Organizer.


EVERYDAY ABOLITIONIST


Performers through Cornerstone UMC use dance to raise awareness of human trafficking. Contact Michelle Revelle.


HEALING ACTION


(314)764-5531


Weekly peer support groups provide ongoing, trauma-informed, relational support to women who have experienced any form of prostitution, stripping, and/or pornography. Provides training for hotel industry. Contact Katie Rhoades, founder and executive director at info@healing-action.com.


INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ST. LOUIS


(314)773-9090 x160


Provides comprehensive case management for identified victims of human trafficking. Case management can include advocacy and legal assistance, crisis intervention, safety planning, education and employment assistance, health related services, housing and shelter assistance, personal items, financial assistance, reunification and repatriation assistance, interpretation/translation, and transportation. Also provides free technical assistance and trainings. Contact Amanda Mohl at mohla@isstl.org.


LEGAL SERVICES OF EASTERN MISSOURI, INC.


(314)256-8756


MAGDALEN HOUSE ST. LOUIS


Opening in Spring of 2015, two year residential program.


NATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING RESOURCE CENTER (NHTRC)


+1(888)373-7888


If you think someone is a victim of trafficking, call the NHTRC to obtain information and to access supportive services for the victim. Get help. Report a tip. Find services.


SAFE CONNECTIONS


(314)531-2003


Free services, education, and support for teens and woemn who have experienced sexual or domestic violence. If you or anyone you know needs crisis intervention services, call our 24-hour Crisis Helpline at (314)531-2003.


ST. CHARLES COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY’S OFFICE


(636)949-7355


Outreach, education, prosecution. Contact Jillian Anderson, Chief Attorney for Policy & Development at JAnderson@sccmo.org.


ST. LOUIS RESCUE AND RESTORE COALITION/INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ST. LOUIS


(314)773-9090 x158


The mission of the St. Louis Rescue and Restore Coalition is to increase the identification of foreign national victims of human trafficking and to build a community movement to respond to all forms of human trafficking through public awareness, training, and outreach strategies. Contact the Coalition Organizer, Amanda Mohl, at mohla@isstl.org or visit their website, www.stoptraffickingmo-il.org.


THE COVERING HOUSE


(314)865-1288


Provides shelter and residential programs for girls, ages 13-17. Also provides outpatient services.


TURNING POINT


(888)873-7233


Provides 24 hour crisis assistance for victims of domestic violence, including emergency shelter, counseling, and community education.


YOUTH IN NEED


(636)949-3771


Emergency, transitional, and long-term social services for youth who are victims of human trafficking.


YWCA ST. LOUIS REGIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT CENTER


(314)531-7273


 


  PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING FORT ZUMWALT SCHOOL DISTRICT 2017


NATIONAL RESOURCES FOR PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING


TRAFFICKING INFORMATION AND REFERRAL HOTLINE 1.888.3737.888


 


The National Human Trafficking Resource Center


https://www.polarisprojet.org/


U. S. Department of Health and Human Services: Administration for Children and Families


http://www.acf.hhs.gov/trafficking/index.html


U. S. Department of Homeland Security-Blue Campaign


http://www.dhs.gov/blue-campaign


U.S. State Department Trafficking in Persons Program


http://www.state.gov/g/tip/


U. S. Department of Labor: Wage and Hour Division


http://www.dol.gov/whd./index.htm


The Office of Victims of Crime


https://www.ojp.gov


American Associaion of University Women (AAUW) 


http://www.aauw.org


Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking


https://www.endslaveryandtrafficking.org


United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime


http://www.unodc.org


 


LOCAL RESOURCES FOR PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING


St. Charles Outreach Coaltion Against Human Trafficking (SCCAT)


http://www.stcharlescoaltion.com


National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW)


https://www.ncjwstl.org


St. Louis Rescue and Restore Regional Program


http:// www.StopTraffickingMO-IL.org


 


CURRENT EFFORTS TO END HUMAN TRAFFICKING FEDERAL


The main Federal legislation is the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA)


To track Human Trafficking Prevention bills


https://www.govtrack.us.congress


STATE


MO Attorney General Anti-Trafficking Unit


To track Human Trafficking Prevention bills


http://www.moga.mo.gov