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Anti-Trafficking & Awareness Summit: Keeping Our Teens Safe

January 21 @ 12:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Join, WONDER GIRLS & community partners, for the 1st annual Human Trafficking & Awareness Summit: Educating Our Community to Keep Our Teens Safe on Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Dominican University. This event is in support of Human Trafficking Awareness Month.

Check-in at 12:45 p.m. at The Holt Room in the Hennessy Center

The event will start promptly at 1:00 p.m.

1 p.m. - Self-Defense Workshop with Jackie Lue Raia & Wonder Girls Ambassador Ya'Nisse Lynch

1:30 p.m. -Online Safety Workshop with U.S. Homeland Security Investigations, Child Exploitation Team (HSI)

2:00 p.m. Q&A Panel Discussion with Center For Safety & Change, Rockland County DA, and HSI, followed by a networking session.

You will learn:

  • What is child trafficking, and how does it impact our country?
  • What is online poaching/ grooming?
  • What are the facts and statistics behind trafficking in the United States compared to other countries?
  • As a teen, how do I protect myself and my friends?
  • As a parent/educator, what signs do I look out for, and how do I protect my child and students?
  • What do I do if my child/student falls victim to trafficking?
  • Who do I contact for help?
  • How can I help?

For more information about our WONDER GIRLS End Child Trafficking Campaign, please visit: https://www.wondergirlsusa.org/wonder-girls-end-child-trafficking