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NCFY Voices: Serving Trafficked Youth
New grantees of the Domestic Victims of Human Trafficking Program discuss some of the challenges they face while serving trafficked youth.

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Home Free Program Expands to Serve Trafficking Victims, 21-Year-Olds
More youth are now eligible to receive a free bus ticket and trauma-sensitive support from the National Runaway Safeline, in partnership with Greyhound Lines, Inc.

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More Resources to Identify and Provide Assistance to Youth Victims of Commercial Sexual Exploitation
We share two more tools to help you identify, understand, and serve victims and survivors.

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Can an Adapted Group Therapy Model Help Female Victims of Commercial Sexual Exploitation?
An intervention originally designed for female prisoners shows promise for treating survivors of sexual exploitation and trafficking, a recent study finds.

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A youth services worker.

Do Youth Workers Respond Differently to Sex Trafficking Based on Their County Type?
Researchers examine youth-serving professionals’ awareness of and experience working with victims of sex trafficking.

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5 Ways Safe Harbor Laws Support Young Victims of Commercial Sexual Exploitation
Thirty-four states have adopted laws that decriminalize youth arrested for prostitution and provide services to help them heal.

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What Promotes Resilience Among Female Survivors of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking?
Survivors share their stories and motivation for leaving their traffickers.

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In Boston, Exploited Youth Connect with Survivor-Mentors to Build Trust, Community
My Life My Choice teams youth and adults with shared experiences to promote healthy, healing relationships.

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Working with Homeless Youth Who Have Experienced Sexual Violence
Learn how to build trust and strengthen relationships with youth with histories of sexual trauma.

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