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Federal Strategic Action Plan on Services for Victims of Human Trafficking Status Update Released
Learn about progress made so far by federal partners, including the Administration for Children and Families and the Family and Youth Services Bureau.

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Research Roundup: New Ways to Look at Youth Who've Been Trafficked
Why are some young people at risk of sex trafficking? Why is it hard to help them escape?

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Domestic Human Trafficking: A New Look at U.S Victims
Anti-trafficking group Polaris looks at how and why U.S. citizens are trafficked.

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Read Our Updated Anti-Trafficking Brochure, 'Bought and Sold'
The new version includes a glossary of terms and expanded information about what victims need to escape exploitation.

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New Study Looks at Experiences of LGBTQ Youth Engaged in Survival Sex in New York
The Urban Institute study sheds light on the lives of youth who trade sex for cash or shelter, a practice common among youth alone on the streets.

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New Anti-Trafficking Guide Helps Schools Become Safe Havens
The resource for educators and others who work with youth comes from the U.S. Department of Education's National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments.

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FYSB Grantee Coordinates Anti-Trafficking Network in Arizona
Learn about the Arizona Partnership to End Domestic Trafficking, one of three groups awarded Family & Youth Services Bureau demonstration grants aimed at helping victims of severe trafficking.

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Sex Trafficking and Sexual Abuse -- How Similar Are Their Effects on Young Victims?
To find out, researchers analyzed data collected from 215 young people when they received help from trauma centers belonging to the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.

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Filling a Gap: FYSB Grantee Addresses Domestic Human Trafficking in Utah
Learn about the Asian Association of Utah’s Refugee and Immigrant Center, one of three organizations awarded a demonstration grant to help victims of severe trafficking.

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