DOING THE MOST GOOD TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING.
Since 2007, The Salvation Army has taken a lead role in addressing
and combatting the growing problem of human trafficking in the following
- The Salvation Army in Central Ohio is proud to be the Coalition Manager for the Central Ohio Rescue and Restore Coalition, a network of over 100 organizations working together to raise awareness and strengthen our community's response to human trafficking. Visit the Coalition website at http://www.centralohiorescueandrestore.org/Home.php or click here for the Coalition's calendar of events and volunteer training schedules.
- The Salvation Army's Anti-Human Trafficking Program plays a key role in our community's response to victims
of trafficking, offering the following services:
- * 24-hour human trafficking hotline 614.285.HELP(4357)
*24-hour in-person emergency response to assist victims
*Long-term comprehensive care to help victims become survivors
- *Street Outreach to engage victims
*The Well, a drop-in center for women trafficked in the sex industry
*Safe, short-term housing to help victims escape their traffickers
*Trauma and addiction groups to help victims heal
For more Information:
Or if you suspect someone is a trafficking victim, call the hot-line number above or contact Trish Smouse by emailing Trisha.Smouse@use.SalvationArmy.org or calling 614.358.2614.
To see how you can help click here. To see our list of volunteer opportunities and to sign-up for various activities, please visit http://salvationarmycolumbus.volunteerhub.com.