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Northern Virginia Human Trafficking Task Force

NEXT MEETING: The Task Force will meet on May 31, 2018 at the Salvation Army, 4915 Ox Road, Fairfax VA.   Committee meetings 1:00-1:45 pm, General Meeting 2:00-3:00 pm.  

The NVHTTF usually meets on the last Thursday of every other month.  2018 Meeting Schedule: January 25, March 29, May 31, July 26, September 27 and November 14.  

MOST RECENT TASK FORCE NEWSLETTER: Go to the NEWS page 

To learn more about trafficking or for victim assistance please go to the Resources page.

To request a Task Force speaker on human trafficking please go to the Contact NVHTTF Page.

Trainings and Events

May 6, 2018: Freedom Connection Annual Charity Art Gala, 4:00-9:00 pm, GMU HUB Ballroom.

May 10, 2018: What About the Children: A Collaborative Approach to Working with Children Whose Parents are Survivors and Traffickers, 10:00 am - noon, Baltimore Child Abuse Center.

May 22, 2018: Haymarket Community Awareness Presentation by NOVAHTI, 7:00-8:30 pm, Haymarket Gainesville Public Library.

May 22-24, 2018: Combating Sex Trafficking through a Multi-Disciplinary Approach, Tacoma WA.

May 24, 2018: Stalking, Sextortion and Human Trafficking, 7:45 am-4:15 pm, New Kent VA.  Presenters from the Attorney General's Office and FBI.

May 24, 2018: Human Trafficking in the Greater Springfield Area, 10:00 am - noon, Greater Springfield Volunteer Fire Department.

May 31, 2018: NVHTTF Meeting, Salvation Army, 4915 Ox Road, Fairfax VA.  Committee meetings 1:00-1:45 pm, General Meeting 2:00-3:00 pm.

June 1-2, 2018: SERVE Training: A Treatment Model for Victims of Complex Trauma including Human Trafficking, by Bonnie Martin.  9:00 am-4:00 pm in Arlington.

June 7-8, 2018: Developing a Community Response for High-Risk Victims of Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation, Annapolis.

June 20-22, 2018: Shared Hope Just Faith Summit, St. Paul MN.

August 13-16, 2018: Crimes Against Children Conference, Dallas, TX.

September 24-27, 2018: Multi-Disciplinary Team Response to Child Sex Trafficking, Harrisburg PA.

October 16-18, 2018: Shared Hope Just (Juvenile Sex Trafficking) Conference, San Diego CA.

RESOURCES

Resources on Trafficking of Disabled Persons

Video from the Task Force Survivor Panel in January, 2018.

Training materials and brochures from the Arizona State University Office of Sex Trafficking Intervention Research

Preventing Human Trafficking against Individuals with Disabilities podcast

Information from the recent Shared Hope Just Conference provided by Victim Services Co-Chair Shannon Traore:

Survivor-Informed Practice: Self-Guided Assessment Tool and Definitions, Best Practices and Recommendations developed by the US Office on Trafficking in Persons Human Trafficking Leadership Academy

Bureau of Justice Statistics data on prosecutions for commercial sexual exploitation of children.

See information and contact numbers for the Inova Forensic Assessment and Consultation Teams (FACT) exam program.

Evaluation of Domestic Victims of Human Trafficking Demonstration Projects: Final Report from the First Cohort of Projects  Findings from three US Dept. of Health & Human Services demonstration projects designed to expand organizational and community capacity to identify and address the needs of domestic victims of human trafficking.

New Trifold Brochure about the Task Force

   New Task Force Human Trafficking 101 Pamphlet

Print these two documents each two-sided, fold and insert the inside into the outside to make copies of this 8-page brochure.

US State Department 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report

report trafficking

In case of emergency please call 911.  To report human trafficking to law enforcement please call:

Alexandria: (703) 746-4444

Arlington: (703) 558-2222

Fairfax County: (703) 691-2131

Loudoun County: (703) 777-1021

Prince William County: (703) 792-6500

Manassas City: (703) 257-8000

Manassas Park: (703) 361-1136

Dumfries: (703) 221-1111

Virginia State Police: (703) 803-2676