Human Trafficking

By: 23 Weekend News
By: 23 Weekend News

This is the first-ever statewide human trafficking day. All throughout Illinois about 130 volunteers canvassed neighborhoods and hung over 1,300 posters advertising a national human trafficking hotline number 888-373-7888.

The hotline currently averages ten calls a month in Illinois. Local agencies ready to assist and help rescue victims in Illinois are: DeKalb Community Service Agency, the Stephenson County Health Department, and in Winnebago County La Voz Latina is ready to respond.


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