NYC Administration for Children’s Services’ Office of Child Trafficking Prevention and Policy A Selection of NYC Services for Sex and/or Labor Trafficked Youth:
National Human Trafficking Resource Center’s Hotline, run by the Polaris Project. Call 1-888-373-7888 or text to 233733. Assistance with linkage to a variety of services, including housing.
NYC Administration for Children’s Services’ Office of Child Trafficking Prevention and Policy:Child.firstname.lastname@example.org OCTPP leads all aspects of ACS’ policy and practice concerning trafficked and commercially sexually exploited children.
NYC Administration for Children’s Services’ Immigrant Services: Training and TA, information about legal services and resources. Contact Bojana Zezelj at 917-551-7968 .
GEMS: Individual and group work services for exploited and trafficked females, housing, mentoring training: www.gems-girls.org
Hetrick Martin Institute: Services and referrals for male and female LGBTQ youth ages 13 – 24: 212-674-2400 or www.hmi.org
JCCA’s Gateways Program (JCCA): Residential Foster Care for females (active ACS cases must be referred through the Office of Placement): email@example.com
JCCA’s Center for Healing: Evidence based, clinical services for JCCA referred children and families who have experienced child sexual abuse and/or exploitation. 914-769-0164
Mt. Sinai Adolescent Health Center: FREE Medical, Dental, Optometry, Mental Health, Counseling, Mentoring and Transitioning Services for males and females up to age 24 (must register by age 22): 212-423-3000 for appointment
New Beginnings at Mt. Sinai-St. Luke’s: Preventive services with family participation, specifically for sexually abused and/or trafficked males and females: 212-523-2685
PurPLe Clinic: FREE safe primary health care clinic for male and female survivors of sex abuse and/or trafficking: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sanctuary for Families’ Justice and Empowerment for Teens (JET) Initiative: Training, advocacy and clinical services for all exploited or risk of exploitation youth. Email jlee@sffny for the referral form.
U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division: Community education/training, referrals, investigates employers, computes and recovers back wages for immigrants or labor trafficked, minors, wage loss and wage theft victims.212-264-8185or www.wagehour.dol.gov