Presenters: Debbie Litten, Carley Canada-Banks, and Megan Bittinger
Session Description: This session provides a panel discussion lead by community agencies that will explore a coordinated response to Human Trafficking using Trauma- Informed Practices. The session will examine how to identify Human Trafficking and what community agencies can do to support and empower trafficking survivors. Relevant case management techniques will be reviewed and discussed and available shelter services and specialized programs will be summarized. The panel will also focus on how sexual and domestic violence programs and agencies serve trafficking survivors and the importance of networking to share available resources within the State of Delaware.
• Learn strategies for identifying trafficking in community based programs
• Recognize how community based sexual violence and domestic violence organizations work with trafficking survivors
• Understand case management techniques with regards to trafficking survivors
• Identifying shelter services and human trafficking programs in Delaware and surrounding states