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Human Trafficking

Central Ohio Rescue & Restore Coalition (CORRC)

Assist victims of human trafficking, this coalition of community agencies provides information and resources through their 24-hour hotline. They provide free workshops and training on human trafficking. The Coalition’s work is focused in four areas: public awareness, social services, law enforcement and legislation.
National Human Trafficking Hotline: (888) 373-7888 or text “INFO” or “HELP” to 233733
(614) 437-2149
swo.salvationarmy.org/rescueandrestore

CleanTurn

Offers stable employment for survivors of human trafficking, as well as men and women impacted by generational poverty, incarceration and former drug abuse. CleanTurn provides affordable and professional home cleaning services, construction services, and commercial cleaning services.
1059 Cable Avenue, Suite A, Columbus, Ohio 43222
(614) 447-0528
cleanturn.com

Freedom a la Cart

Serves survivors of human trafficking so they can build a new life of freedom and self-sufficiency. They help by giving practical job skills and developing a strong work ethic through their organization and community partnerships.
Physical Address: 5000 Arlington Centre Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43220
Mailing Address: PO Box 21987, Columbus, Ohio 43221
(614) 992-3252
freedomalacart.org

Gracehaven

A faith-based non-profit organization that cares for sexually exploited children under age 18 by providing services, such as long-term shelter, education and mentoring. They also offer prevention education and awareness to the community.
PO Box 82102, Columbus, Ohio 43202
(614) 302-9515
gracehaven.me

National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC)

This national, toll-free hotline is available to answer calls from anywhere in the country every day of the year. Call to report a tip, connect with local anti-trafficking services or find more resources and information.
24-Hour Hotline: (888) 373-7888 or 711 TTY or text “INFO” or “HELP” to 233733
humantraffickinghotline.org

Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force

The website provides helpful information and resources and a directory of the various anti-human trafficking coalitions throughout Ohio. The Central Ohio Rescue and Restore Coalition services provided include law enforcement, case management, housing assistance, economic assistance, legal assistance, referrals, counseling, addiction recovery, workforce development training, employment for survivors and more.
National Human Trafficking Hotline: (888) 373-7888 or text “INFO” or “HELP” to 233733
humantrafficking.ohio.gov

Out of Darkness

An anti-trafficking outreach and rescue organization for adult women victims of commercial sexual exploitation. Through weekly outreach, they offer hope and encouragement to women on the streets. Programs at their drop-in center include a community garden and lessons based on strength, identity, goal setting, and real love, as well as toiletries, a shared meal, and connection to resources.
PO Box 1112, Westerville, Ohio 43086
(614) 600-2154
outofdarknesscolumbusoh.org

Polaris Project

Provides resources and information on human trafficking. They also do advocacy work and help victims of human trafficking.
General Information: (202) 790-6300
Polaris BeFree Textline: Text “BeFree” (233733)
polarisproject.org

Safe at Home

Helps victims of domestic violence, stalking, human trafficking, rape, sexual battery or members of the household of a victim of one of the previously listed offenses by shielding their personal information from public record and providing them with a safe and secure way to participate in voting. Program participants are assigned a substitute address designated by the Secretary of State’s Office to serve as their address.
(614) 995-2255
PO Box 16395, Columbus, Ohio 43216
safeathomeohio.com

She Has A Name

A non-profit organization that teaches job skills and offer educational support to survivors of human trafficking. They also provide education classes that help increase student’s understanding of human trafficking and how to serve survivors, and serve partner anti-human trafficking organizations in the Central Ohio community.
605 North High Street, Suite 120, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 636-0421
shehasaname.org

Survivor’s Ink

Offers full scholarships to survivors of human trafficking and sexual exploitation to have their physical scars, markings and brandings covered or removed. Visit the website for contact information.
PO Box 44001, Columbus, Ohio 43204
survivorsink.org

The SWITCH National Anti-Human Trafficking Network

A national network providing support, resources, housing, protection to victims of human trafficking, street prostitution, homeless and vulnerable youth. SWITCH advocates and works towards awareness, enforcement, community connections and prevention programs.
178 West Schrock Road, Suite B, Westerville, Ohio 43081
(614) 285-4433
jointheswitch.org