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  • Jul 16, 2019

    Human Trafficking Seminar in Circuit 14

    Freedom 180, the Positive Youth Development Program of the Florida Department of Health in Bay County, and Florida State University’s Panama City Campus are proud to announce the More Th>n A Nu#ber: A Human Trafficking Seminar. The conference will be focused on Human Trafficking; not only recognizing the signs, but what an individual can do to help eradicate Human Trafficking in their area. Registration link is provided
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  • Apr 19, 2019

    Child Sex Trafficking Training in Florida starting August 2019

    This training is designed to provide law enforcement investigators, patrol officers and social service providers with the information necessary to properly understand, recognize, and respond to cases involving child sex trafficking and exploitation. Learn the dynamics of trafficking and exploitation to improve skills related to victim identification and recovery, interviewing techniques for recovered victims, and effective techniques for a fully corroborated investigation to hold the perpetrator(s) accountable.
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  • Apr 08, 2019

    Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Training Opportunity in Circuit 06

    An in-depth level of training for those who will be working directly with sexually exploited youth and their supervisors. Attendees must have a basic understanding of commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC). This training addresses youth development, stages of change and teaches basic skills in motivational interviewing and trauma informed care, ending with the importance of addressing vicarious trauma and self-care. The goal is to ensure that a person-centered approach is employed when working with commercially sexually exploited youth.
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  • Aug 07, 2018

    Sex Trafficking in Florida's Schools

    If you are a School Resource Officer, District or School Administrator, Teacher, Athletic Coach or other School Personnel; Case Manager, GAL, or Child Protective Investigator, you do not want to miss this! Learn how to identify exploited teens and perpetrators, safely intervene without further traumatizing or embarrassing the victim, about school specific prevention and intervention programs, and how to connect abused students with appropriate support services.
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  • Sep 16, 2014

    Call for Nominations for the 2014 Human Trafficking Prevention Awards

    The Florida Human Trafficking Summit announces the call for nominations for the 2014 Human Trafficking Prevention Awards. For the third year, the Summit will honor outstanding citizens for their efforts to end human trafficking in Florida.
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  • Jun 20, 2013

    DJJ Calls for Human Trafficking Prevention Award Nominations

    The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and the Interagency Workgroup on Human Trafficking announces the call for nominations for the Human Trafficking Prevention Awards.
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  • Jun 10, 2013

    Second Statewide Human Trafficking Summit Set for October

    The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and the Interagency Workgroup on Human Trafficking announced today
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