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Imagine Freedom Events: Myths and Realities in the Big Bend
October 14, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Human Trafficking: Myths and Realities in the Big Bend
Learn more, know more, do better.
October 14th, 10:00-11:30 am EST via Zoom
Presenters: Courtney Atkins, Executive Director, Whole Child Leon, Robin Hassler Thompson, Executive Director, Survive and Thrive Advocacy Center, Cecka Rose Green, Regional Executive Director – Big Bend Region, Children’s Home Society of FL, Taylor Biro, Founding Board Member, Capital Tea.
Description: There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding human trafficking. In order to stop human trafficking, it is important to know the facts, be able recognize the signs of trafficking, and be confident that your actions will make a difference. This multi-media program will help non-profit service providers, businesses, healthcare professionals, faith communities, counselors, and others understand human trafficking and know how to respond safely and effectively. Attendees will leave with a solid foundation of knowledge so they can access resources and local programs that support trafficking survivors.