In this episode, we imagine freedom with Dr. Jacquelynn Hairston, a public health consultant and human trafficking survivor with a PhD in public health education who is a passionate and involved community advocate here in the Big Bend of Florida.
During our conversation, you will hear how she takes a wide-angle lens to how human trafficking happens, especially to children, both in our communities and within families. Dr. Hairston offers advice and support to those impacted by this issue, whether as a child or later as an adult. Her experiences as a child and her work with so many other survivors is eye-opening and riveting.
So, if you’re a parent or family member with youth in your life, or are a healthcare provider, work in the justice system, or are a caring person in our community who wants to know more, this episode will help you learn a lot about how YOU can help end human trafficking in your community.