November 17, 2021

Domestic Sex Trafficking Of Youth During COVID-19: Parents & Prevention

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This workshop is presented by Victim Services of Durham Region on Human Trafficking Prevention.

VSDR empowers parents and community members with psycho-education through interactive workshops on human trafficking. Their workshops help you understand how to recognize risk factors and early red flags, to prevent youth from being trafficked.

In this 2 hour seminar, we will:
– understand how domestic sex trafficking occurs in Ontario
-learn how youth can be recruited and lured in
learn how COVID-19 has increased youth vulnerability
– understand what makes a person vulnerable
-learn how to identify if someone is being trafficked
– understand online safety
– identify safe adults and supports
– learn how to speak to youth about this topic
– hear from a survivor/parent of a survivor

 

The final 15 minutes of the event will be saved for questions.
This event is free of cost and geared towards the topic of domestic sex trafficking of youth in Durham Region.