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The Iowa Network Against Human Trafficking and Slavery has spent the last 11 years opening Iowan’s eyes to the true magnitude of the sex and labor trafficking industries and how they operate in our state.
The Network recently reported to you that on … [Read More...]
There is a lot of activity and progress being made across Iowa. Today’s blog post is only a snippet of activity and there is much more underway. Here is a table of contents.
Hotel/Motel Project Volunteer Training Opportunities
Iowa Man gets life for trafficking children
Anti-labor … [Read More...]
Greetings from the Iowa Network Against Human Trafficking and Slavery. As a followup to the Labor Trafficking in Iowa article posted on October 26 the following are four news items and one labor trafficking training opportunity.
News Items … [Read More...]
There is a new book entitled Boys in the Bunkhouse which depicts a horrific example of labor trafficking in iowa history. This article about the book is reprinted with permission.
Books: The Boys in the Bunkhouse
When I saw The Boys in the Bunkhouse in the library and read on the back cover what … [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