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Coalitions and Organizations addressing Human Trafficking

Polaris Project
Polaris, an active organization in the global fight to eradicate modern slavery and restore freedom to survivors of human trafficking, operates the National Human Trafficking Hotline serving victims and survivors of human trafficking and the anti-trafficking community in the United States since 2007.

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Since 1984, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has served as the national resource center for families, victims, private organizations, law enforcement and the public on issues relating to missing and sexually exploited children.

Human Rights Educators USA
Human Rights Educators USA is a network dedicated to building a culture of human rights. The site provides lesson plans, films, books, and additional resources on combating human trafficking.

ECPAT USA works to end child sexual exploitation, including trafficking through policy, training, and innovative outreach to politicians, educators, and the private industry.

ATEST - The Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking
The Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking (ATEST) is a U.S. based coalition of 13 organizations that advocates for solutions to prevent and end all forms of human trafficking and modern slavery around the world.

By working locally to reduce people’s vulnerability and help those in slavery gain freedom, Free the Slaves works in a number of countries with local organizations to ensure sustainable results.

Child Labor Coalition
The National Education Association is a member of this national coalition that is aimed at ending exploitative child labor – including human trafficking and slavery– in the United States and around the world.

Kailash Satyarthi Foundation
This foundation, established by Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Kailash Satyarthi of India, is focused on ending child slavery.


Find other organizations with a significant commitment to ending human trafficking. Check those links:


Human Trafficking Awareness Training

What is Human Trafficking?
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To report suspected human trafficking:

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To get help from the National Human Trafficking Hotline:
1-888-373-7888 or text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733)