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MCEDSV RELEASES NEW HUMAN TRAFFICKING TOOLKIT FOR DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICE PROVIDERS IN MICHIGAN  

PRESS RELEASE January 14, 2020 For Immediate Release   MCEDSV RELEASES NEW HUMAN TRAFFICKING TOOLKIT FOR DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICE PROVIDERS IN MICHIGAN Human trafficking has been described as “the business of stealing freedom for profit” (www.polarisproject.org). This critical problem has become a scourge on our society. Sarah Prout-Rennie, JD, the Executive Director of… [ Read More ]


January 2021 – National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

In 2007, the U.S. Senate designated January 11th as National Day of Human Trafficking Awareness. The measure was never passed by the House of Representatives. Anti-trafficking advocates have continued to recognize this day, though. This was further supported by President Obama declaring the month of January to be National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month…. [ Read More ]


The Hidden Epidemic

    Indigenous nations and their citizens are facing a crisis caused by continued colonization. Indigenous women and girls are targets for violence at astounding rates; unfortunately,  this is widely unknown to others outside of the circles with connection to the community or the work. Over 500 distinct Nations exist within the boundaries of the… [ Read More ]