January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month! January 11, 2016 is Human Trafficking Awareness Day.
MYTH #1: Human trafficking only happens in other countries. It does not happen in the United States.
FACT: Human trafficking exists in cities, suburbs and rural towns across the United States. Human slavery may even exist in your community.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a hotline phone number to report suspected trafficking: