Precinct One Constable’s Office hosting Behind the Shadows: The Truth about Human Trafficking Seminar
Pre-registration is required to attend on Jan. 29
In honor of January being Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Behind the Shadows: The Truth about Human Trafficking, an educational seminar, is set for January 29, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the headquarters of Precinct One Constable’s Office, located at 1302 Preston Street, 4th floor. Harris County Precinct One Constable Alan Rosen hosts the event in an effort to offer citizens an inside look at human trafficking and to hear from real victims who have survived the harsh realities of sex trafficking.
The seminar is geared at teaching residents ways to combat the issue in their communities and how to notice the warning signs of potential victims. Constable Rosen will explain best practices of reporting this crime, as well as demonstrate the steps necessary for recovery. Kimberly Upchurch, Program Director from Covenant House Texas will discuss how their services can help victims on their road to recovery. Covenant House Texas is primary a crisis emergency shelter for homeless youth.
Due to the subject matter, no one under the age of 18 will be permitted to attend without a parent or legal guardian.
Space is limited. To RSVP or for further details, contact Community Outreach Director Erica Davis at 713-755-3372 or Erica.firstname.lastname@example.org.