Southwest Family Advocacy Center is a multidisciplinary facility developed and funded by the police departments of Avondale, Buckeye and Goodyear and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office.
The purpose of the Southwest Family Advocacy Center is to provide quality investigations of abuse in the most sensitive, appropriate manner to crime victims.
Red Light Rebellion educates and empowers young people to fight the injustice of child sex trafficking.
We do this through awareness programs in student-based organizations, as well as trainings for parents and professionals that work with students.
Proactively inform and educate the community about the hidden growing epidemic of modern-day slavery (known as human trafficking).
Addressing child abuse and family violence is our mission.
We do this by providing access information to 1000s of shelters nationwide, by awarding grants; inspiring financial sustainability, offering fund-raising, board and donor development counsel and promoting the cause.
The Office of the Arizona Attorney General is committed to combatting human trafficking.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations is responsible for investigation human trafficking, arresting traffickers, and protecting victims.
The Blue Campaign is the unified voice for DHS’ efforts to combat human trafficking. Their approach places equal value on the identification and stabilization of victims and providing immigration relief, as well as the investigation and prosecution of traffickers.
The mission of the U.S. Department of Justice is:
to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law;
to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic;
to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime;
to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior;
and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.
Shared Hope International strives to prevent the conditions that foster sex trafficking, restore victims of sex slavery, and bring justice to vulnerable women and children.
Chosen is a video created by Shared Hope that is a valuable tool in raising community awareness.
The FBI has stepped up its efforts to disrupt human trafficking operations worldwide and to free its victims.
These efforts are focused on combating the exploitation of individuals who work in labor industries, such as agriculture and domestic service, and who are forced into prostitution and/or slave labor.
AZ Amber Alert works to safely recover missing, endangered, or abducted children through the coordinated efforts of law enforcement, media, transportation, and other partners.
AZ Amber Alert is a premier source for training law enforcement, prosecutors, social service workers, and other professionals in victim-centered response to human trafficking.
Polaris Project is committed to combating human trafficking and modern-day slavery, and to strengthening the anti-trafficking movement through a comprehensive approach.
Improving the lives of individuals and families through Native American culturally appropriate behavioral health, affordable housing, and community development services.
The Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education strives to fulfill this mission by preparing Arizona youth for civic responsibility and providing access to justice for Arizonan’s most in need.
The National Human Trafficking Resource Center, under the direction of Polaris Project, operates the national 24/7 hotline to aid victims of human trafficking and to educate the public about the issue.
The goal of the STIR office is to be a central source of research on domestic sex trafficking.
The City of Phoenix is establishing the City of Phoenix as a model in preventing and combating Human Trafficking.
The Phoenix PD has a designated, specially trained Vice Unit to work human trafficking cases.
These officers are specialists that help educate the community at various training events and collaborate with.
Yavapai County Law Enforcement recognizes the value of training their officers about human trafficking and collaborating with other community entities that are working to end trafficking in Arizona.
AngelsGotoWork has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for victims of Human Trafficking.
Trafficking children has been a hidden part of America. No longer are Pimps and Johns able to abuse in the dark. The light has been cast and the world is watching.
American Association of University Women advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
AAUW has taken an active role in Arizona to educate the community about human trafficking.
The mission of the Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board is to foster public trust and confidence by establishing and maintaining standards of integrity, competence, and professionalism for Arizona peace officers and correctional officers.
Airline Ambassadors International educates those working in the travel industry about human trafficking. The training they offer is consistent with Homeland Security’s Blue Campaign.
Phoenix Children’s demonstrates its commitment to reducing adverse childhood experiences of Arizona’s youth, such as sexual abuse and exploitation, through initiatives that bring current research and prevention programs to Arizona.
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
The City of Scottsdale prioritizes training all law enforcement officers in victim-centered response to trafficking cases; all current officers have been trained.
The city addresses human trafficking and homelessness through the Human Services Commission.
The Mesa Police Department Human Exploitation and Trafficking Squad (HEaT) has been established to combat the rising activity surrounding sex trafficking within the City of Mesa.
ICMEC leads a global movement to protect children from sexual exploitation and abduction. Their efforts to end child sexual exploitation are crucial to the anti-trafficking movement.
In collaboration with Amber Alert, they offer numerous training programs on human trafficking and victim-centered response.
Winged Hope provides Child Abuse and Domestic Violence Prevention, Awareness and Treatment to the community through the use of Advocacy Centers.
Services provided by Winged Hope help prevent the increased vulnerability that individuals who have experienced abuse face.
The iconic O’Connor House continues Justice Sandra Day O’Connor’s lifetime work of solving important social, economic and political problems through civil and respectful dialogue leading to civic action.
The enduring value of O’Connor House is rooted in its past, yet the legacy lives on in the symbolic and active role it plays for society and our nation.
Rotarians work to inform and engage the public in fighting modern-day slavery worldwide through programs, campaigns, and projects.
Tumbleweed provides services to youth and young adults in our community who are experiencing homelessness. These services are instrumental to reducing the risk of trafficking among this vulnerable population.
Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law is focused on human trafficking and has hosted conferences to help integrate anti-trafficking efforts of law enforcement, the judiciary, policymakers, academics, social assistance professionals and community groups.
Catholic Charities DIGNITY Diversion programs reach out to sex trafficked women on the streets to help them escape prostitution and provide them with rehabilitation services.
ACFAN provides support, training and guidance to all advocacy centers in Arizona and their professionals who coordinate services and respond to family violence and sexual assault.
MAB Tatts’ mission is making Arizona beautiful through the productive use of the art of tattooing or removal for wellness, mind, and body.
We take action towards locating and recovering missing children and adults, working directly with their families, law enforcement and other organizations when possible.
Clear Channel Outdoor donates millions of dollars’ worth of public service advertising (PSA) to nonprofit and governmental organizations for their use in communicating information that positively affects the lives of those within our communities.
International Defensive Training Systems (IDTS), for the past 9 years IDTS has been providing critical solutions to the epidemic of violent assaults against women & children in the non-profit sector.
3 Generations is a non-profit organization that documents stories of human rights abuses through film.