The Anti-Human Trafficking Resource Program is a free, confidential resource for crisis centers and other victims of crime service agencies. The Resource Program provides access to the latest and best practices for identification, and assessment of human trafficking victims. The Resource Program also offers technical assistance and limited legal services. Please see below for more information.

Labor Trafficking*:

Labor trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery in which individuals perform labor or services through the use of force, fraud, or coercion. Labor trafficking includes situations of debt bondage, forced labor, and involuntary child labor.

* Definition provided by the National Human Trafficking Hotline

Victims in Arkansas Since 2007

Sex Trafficking*:

Sex trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery in which individuals perform commercial sex through the use of force, fraud, or coercion. Minors under the age of 18 engaging in commercial sex are considered to be victims of human trafficking, regardless of the use of force, fraud, or coercion.

*Definition provided by the National Human Trafficking Hotline

                                  

THREE PART TOOLKIT

Step One

Identification Guide

Screenings provided to identify human trafficking victims in different situations and settings. Email phager@arkcasa.org for more information and a copy of the guide. 

 

Step Two

Assessment

In depth needs assessment available as well as separate screening for legal needs.

Email phager@arkcasa.org for more information and a copy of the assessments.

Step Three

Connect

AHTP has a resource data base for HT resources across the state. Email phager@arkcasa.org for specific resource questions, and a resource referral will be made within 24 hours.

 

 

                                  

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

Attorneys

Referrals for extended representation will be provided as needed. Interested attorneys will be trained and provided a handbook on HT legal issues. 

If you are interested, please fill out the form below and the Director will get back with you within 24 hours.

Referrals

Referrals can be made for different resources as well as extended scope representation. Participating response team partners can apply for counseling funds. 

Limited Scope Legal Services

Legal advice and limited scope legal services will be provided for victims, including:

Legal Clinics (on site as social service provider’s location, first half is overview of civil legal needs, second half is set aside for specific questions)

T-Visa Applications

Review and Revision of Documents

Forms for pro se litigants

Sign up For a Legal Clinic

                                  

Regional Response Teams

Service providers will make up regional response teams. These teams can rely on each other as a resource to help victims as quickly as possible. To be part of a regional response team, please fill out the form below and the Director will assign you to a team within 24 hours.