Survivors of human trafficking endure an unspeakable amount of pain and trauma. Often, they are arrested for crimes they were forced to commit by their traffickers.
There are thousands of human trafficking victims across the United States, and the healthcare sector is one of the fields with the highest exposure to trafficking victims. But often, healthcare workers don’t recognize the signs of a victim.
We know that human trafficking is a complicated crime. But sometimes, there are simple actions that can make a world of difference to a survivor.