Human trafficking can affect anyone: children and adults, women, and men. People may be trafficked in their own country or internationally. Victims can come from any range of income levels, race, sex, age, or socioeconomic or educational status.
Youth especially vulnerable Human trafficking can include:
- Youth with complex trauma.
- Youth with child welfare histories.
- Current and transitioning foster youth.
- Youth who run from foster care.
To learn how to identify and help victims, watch this video, Human Trafficking: Look Beneath the Surface.