Rochester Regional Coalition
Educate • Advocate • Liberate
Date: Monday, June 13
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking is pleased to provide a Human Trafficking Awareness presentation geared toward Stylists and Salon Staff.
The webinar will be hosted on Tradewing. After clicking the link below, you will be asked to sign up and create a password, then you may register for the Conference by clicking the "Register Now" button.
SAVE THE DATE!
Date: Friday, July 1
Time: 4 - 7 pm
Location: St. Ambrose Church, 25 Empire Blvd.
Call 585-730-4556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Click here to order tickets.
Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking's
Inaugural Human Trafficking and Social Justice Conference
was held on January 19, 2022. Click here for more information and links to the recordings of the sessions.
If you need help or you think you have come into contact with a victim of human trafficking...
National Human Trafficking
call 1.888.373.7888 / Text HELP or
INFO to BeFree (233733)
Center For Youth
905 Monroe Ave
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 271-7670 24 hrs
Click here to view RRCAHT's accomplishments in 2020.
What Is Human Trafficking?
Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery where people profit from the control and exploitation of others. As defined under the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA)
Sex Trafficking is the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of a commercial sex act in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age; or
Labor Trafficking is the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of labor or services, through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery.
Rochester man going to prison for sex trafficking minor
WHAM, February 7, 2022
Five arrested in local sex trafficking ring, including Steuben Co. legislator and man paroled after 1980 murder of NYSP investigator
WENY News, December 18, 2020
Man who preyed on homeless teens pleads guilty to sex trafficking
Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, December 18, 2020
Sex trafficker who stabbed girl with screwdiver sentenced to 14 years in federal prison
Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, December 17, 2020
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For comprehensive information about Human Trafficking, including links to videos, refer to the Human Trafficking Awareness Manual of the Sisters of Charity of New York.
The Spring 2022 RRCAHT Newsletter is now available.
You can read it here and you can join the mailing list for future editions by clicking here.
RRCAHT has T-shirts for sale at $12.
Thank you to the Vignelli Center for Design Studies at RIT for your sponsorship and contributions to our branding and Yes, Here. marketing campaign.