Juvenile Sex Trafficking Conference
This unforgettable and inspiring conference features today’s most pressing issues in the anti-trafficking field. Presentations and workshops focus on skill-building, survivor experiences, cross-discipline collaboration, task force development, case studies and lessons learned. Join experts and professionals from across the nation to learn practical ways you, and your agency, can create sustainable changes and leverage your resources to tackle sex trafficking from all angles.
Speakers are selected through a formal application process. Any individual who wishes to submit an application should sign up for the Shared Hope Newsletter to receive up-to-date conference details.
CHARLI is our interactive online platform for webinars and self-paced training, delivering collaboration, advocacy, resources, and learning on juvenile sex trafficking. Designed for professionals, advocates and the general public, CHARLI will equip you to respond to the crisis of juvenile sex trafficking.
Customized Training for Professionals
Bring Shared Hope to your community! Our staff will create a customized training curriculum to fit your professional needs. This training is available for agencies or organizations that may encounter victims of domestic minor sex trafficking, such as law enforcement, service providers, child welfare, juvenile justice, social services, non-governmental organizations, health care, educators, community or youth leaders.
We offer a variety of topics including, but not limited to:
Victim profiles and vulnerabilities
Recruitment, grooming, and control tactics used by traffickers
Physical and psychological consequences of trauma
Tips for interacting with victims
Gang trafficking dynamics and case studies
Commercial sex buyers
The intersection of health care and trafficking
Establishing and implementing effective state policies
Cost depends on location, scope, size, and required materials.
Shared Hope’s published training resources provide comprehensive education on the issue of domestic minor sex trafficking and suggested practices to improve agency response. The two training guides, developed as training toolkits, equip the user to build a training for any team or agency, complete with pre and post training tests, group discussion points, group exercises, and case studies.
The two provider guides, developed for professionals who interact daily with potential victims, offer the user critical support through in depth instruction and simple screening tools to implement with suspected trafficking victims. Each resource comes with a video training series, addressing the same topics through interviews with experts and survivors across the United States. Additional details and customer reviews are available in the Shared Hope Store.