Do You Need Help or Suspect Trafficking?
Call the National Human Trafficking Hotline:
1-888-3737-888 or text to 233733
YWCA Human Trafficking Hotline for Michigan: 269-345-2869
FBI Kalamazoo Office: 269-349-9607
Resources for victims & survivors
Contact us to help coordinate services for victims and survivors: firstname.lastname@example.org
Support Group for those who have been trafficked and for those leaving the sex trade. Click for more information.
U of M HT Law Clinic offers database of human trafficking cases in Michigan. More importantly, they prosecute traffickers and help victims. If you need to contact the clinic, we can help or the above trafficking hotline can put you in touch with them, too.
A home for adult women transitioning out of prostitution or sex trafficking
Manasseh Project runs a home for girls ages 13-18 coming out of sex trafficking
Provides all manner of resources for immigrants in need.
free2work.org: search results to find out how your favorite brands rank ethically. You can also download their app to scan barcodes.
theartofsimple.net/shopping: use their guide to buy ethically made products
madeinafreeworld.com: shop from ethical companies
Confections With Convictions: organic fair trade chocolate confections made in Kalamazoo
Fourth Coast: Kalamazoo coffee house offering all fair-trade coffee
Euphoria Coffee: order direct-trade coffee from this company in Kalamazoo
Let Companies Know What You Think
Information for Teens & Tweens
justaskprevention.com: a great site where teens and parents can learn about trafficking
thorn.org: information about porn’s effects
netsmartz.org: internet safety information
pornharms.org: anti-porn information and resources
teensontrafficking.org: trafficking information specifically for teens
educateempowerkids.org: amazing resource for parents of teens and tweens