In a study done in New York, LGBTQ youth were seven times more likely than heterosexual youth to have traded sex for a place to stay; transgender youth were found to be eight times more likely than non-transgender youth. Read the full research report here.
This year in observance of National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, the Task Force planned a Social Media Takeover. Members of each subcommittee of the Task Force worked hard to create educational content about human trafficking related to their different areas of experience and expertise. You can find all of the posts on this page!