CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS March 8, 2018
Governor Kim Reynolds helped the Iowa NAHT to kick off the statewide Iowa Hotel/Motel Employee Training Project last September. Since then, three “Training of Trainers” sessions have been held in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. Seventy-five volunteers … [Read More...]
There is a lot of anti-trafficking activity and progress being made across Iowa. Today’s blog post is only a snippet of activity and new resources available.
The DPS Office to Combat Human Trafficking has issued its 2017 annual report. They included some statistics in the annual report, from … [Read More...]
Yesterday’s Anti-Trafficking Day on the Hill was a great success. We thank the 100+ allies of the Iowa Network Against Human Trafficking and Slavery for their active participation.
For those of you who were unable to attend, I thought I would share the governor’s comments just before signing … [Read More...]
Proclamation signing for slavery and human trafficking prevention and awareness month
Human trafficking is modern-day slavery. Iowans used to think of slavery as a barbaric practice of the past but more of us are now realizing that the practice of enslaving human beings as property still exist in … [Read More...]
If you need help or see something suspicious, call the National Human Trafficking Hotline:
888-373-7888 or text "Help" to BEFREE (233733)
Call Specialists are available 24/7 to take reports of potential human trafficking. All reports are confidential and you may remain anonymous. Interpreters are available.
Statewide Iowa Crisis Line for information about direct services for survivors: 800-770-1650 or text "iowahelp" to 20121
DHS Child Abuse Hotline for reports of suspected child sex trafficking: 800-362-2178