We offer a range of programs and services to meet the needs of those affected by human trafficking. Benefiting from these services are victims, survivors and the entire Lake community. We also maintain an education and awareness campaign to educate our neighbors in the Lake area, as well as an active media campaign.
We provide information information and resources to assist victims in their journey back to ‘real’ life, and to survivors who may need extra help coping once are established.
If you are a victim or survivor, please call the National Hotline number 1-888-373-7888 (TTY: 711)|Text 233733 |Live Chat if you need help right away or you can reach us at (573) 723-1131. We will hold your information in the strictest confidence, and work to get you to a point of safety and hope.
The National Hotline does not release any identifying information about a caller, including to law enforcement or service providers, and will not confirm that a specific individual has/has not called the hotline, unless the caller provides the National Hotline with his/her explicit consent. The National Hotline will inform the appropriate authorities of situations that reference the suspected abuse of a minor, potential harm to you or others, or situations where the National Hotline is required by law to report.
You do not need to provide your name or any identifying details about your situation unless you are comfortable doing so. If you wish to report a tip anonymously, the National Hotline will protect your anonymity when sharing information about a potential trafficking case with appropriate authorities.
The National Hotline does not record hotline calls. The National Hotline will use caller ID in rare circumstances when it is believed that the caller is in imminent danger and this information is necessary to ensure his/her immediate safety.