Foster Children At Risk For Human Trafficking

“Regardless of what they were pulled from, that’s something that is a traumatic experience for them. They tend to be on the outside, and that’s just easy for predators to see.”

Heartland for Children is part of the District 10 Human Trafficking Task Force, a consortium of governmental and private entities formed in Florida about two years ago to share ideas on protecting minors at risk of recruitment into the sex trade.

Learn more at Gary White’s The Ledger article: Foster Children Are at Risk of Being Drawn Into Human Trafficking.


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