CALL FOR HELP or REPORT TIPS
If you believe you have identified someone still in the trafficking situation, alert law enforcement immediately at the numbers provided below. It may be unsafe to attempt to rescue a trafficking victim. You have no way of knowing how the trafficker may react and retaliate against the victim and you. If, however, you identify a victim who has escaped the trafficking situation, there are a number of organizations to whom the victim could be referred for help with shelter, medical care, legal assistance, and other critical services. In this case, call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center described below.
For urgent situations, notify local law enforcement immediately by calling 911. You may also want to alert the National Human Trafficking Resource Center described below so that they can ensure response by law enforcement officials knowledgeable about human trafficking.
1-888-3737-888 National Human Trafficking Resource Center
Call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center, a national 24-hour, toll-free, multilingual anti-trafficking hotline. Call 1-888-3737-888 to report a tip; connect with anti-trafficking services in your area; or request training and technical assistance, general information, or specific anti-trafficking resources. The Center is equipped to handle calls from all regions of the United States from a wide range of callers including, but not limited to: potential trafficking victims, community members, law enforcement, medical professionals, legal professionals, service providers, researchers, students, and policymakers.
1-888-428-7581 U.S. Department of Justice Worker Exploitation Complaint Line
Call the U.S. Department of Justice’s dedicated human trafficking toll-free complaint line at 1-888-428-7581 (weekdays 9 AM - 5 PM EST) to report suspected instances of human trafficking or worker exploitation or contact the FBI field office nearest you .This call is toll-free and offers foreign language translation services in most languages as well as TTY. After business hours, the complaint line has a message service in English, Spanish, Russian, and Mandarin.
503-793-9221 Oregon Human Trafficking Taskforce Hotline
Call the Oregon Human Trafficking Task to report suspected instances of human trafficking or worker exploitation.
Catholic Charities: 503-542-2855 x 40
Every person within the United States has rights, whether or not they are here legally.
Federal law provides non-U.S. citizens recognized as trafficking victims with options for immigration relief and benefits.
Caridades Catolicas 503.542.2855 extension #40
Personas que no son ciudadanos de los Estados Unidos y personas viviendo en Oregon que no hablan Ingles deben ponerse en contacto con.
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As part of the Janus Youth Programs, Harry’s Mother provides comprehensive 24-hour crisis intervention, emergency shelter and individual and family counseling to runaway youth, ages 9 to 17, and their families in the Portland Metropolitan area. All services are free of charge and voluntary.
738 NE Couch Street
Portland, OR 97232
New Options for Women
NOW is a program of Lifeworks Northwest that provides mental health counseling, alcohol and drug counseling, and recovery mentorship for women and girls in Multhomah County who want to exit the sex industry. Walk Ins Welcome.
Portland, OR 97236
Call for an appointment: 503-761-5272
Outreach and Support to Special Immigrant Populations
OSSIP is a federally funded program within Catholic Charities that provides comprehensive assistance to foreign-born survivors of human trafficking. Available benefits include legal representation, language interpretation, housing, food, clothing, medical services, mental health care, dental care, life skills training, and employment search. OSSIP provides services regardless of faith.
231 SE 12th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97214-9813
Phone: 503-542-2855 x40
Sexual Assault Resource Center
SARC provides immediate 24-hour response and support to sexually assaulted survivors, including advocates to accompany survivors through evidence exams and law enforcement interviews, detailed information on Crime Victims’ Compensation and other resources, and appropriate referrals for survivors and their families.
4900 SW Griffith Drive, Suite 100
Beaverton, OR 97005
24-hour support line: 503-640-5311
Street Light & Porch Light
As part of the Janus Youth Programs, the Helen Reser Bakkensen Youth Shelters provide services for street-dependent youth, ages 13 to 24, including immediate engagement, intake, screening and referrals for 24 hour access to food, clothing, emergency shelter, and trustworthy adult staff.
1635 SW Alder Street
Portland, OR 97232
Reservation line: 503-432-3986
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