Youth & Young Adults
What Can You Do?

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What Can You Do?

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In 10 Minutes

  • NATIONAL: Add the National Human Trafficking Hotline to your phone: 1.888.373.7888 and the Be Free textline: “HELP” to BeFree (233733) for potential victims.
  • MINNESOTA: Add the MN Day One Crisis Hotline to your phone: 1.866.223.1111 or text: 612.399.9995 for local shelter and supportive services for potential victims.
  • Learn to recognize the red flags that might indicate sexual exploitation or trafficking.
  • Talk to people in your life about what you know and have critical, courageous conversations.
  • Speak up when women, girls and individuals of all genders are being disrespected and when men are not holding other men accountable.

In 10 Days

  • Research anti-trafficking websites or watch documentaries and TED Talks for more education. Visit our resources and links page for recommendations.
  • Pray for children and youth – sign up to receive our Wednesday Prayers and partner with Cherish All Children through your church.
  • Talk to your children about personal safety relevant to their age, and don’t stop talking to them when it gets uncomfortable (especially with teens)!
  • Find out what your children’s schools are teaching on the subjects of sexual violence and healthy relationships. Advocate for a prevention curriculum.

In 10 Months