Legal Aid Sites by Subject Area
- The Joseph Project
Faith-based organization that connects trafficking survivors with pro bono attorneys. Based in Michigan but building a national network of attorneys.
- Human Trafficking Legal Center
Provides training, technical assistance, and legal research for attorneys and law firms willing to handle pro bono matters for trafficking.
- U.S. Dept. of Justice Office for Victims of Crime
- Human trafficking Task Force Guide
- List of resources and tools for attorneys serving trafficking survivors
- U.S. Department of Justice: Violence Against Women Office
Information about relevant laws, including the Victim's of Trafficking Act.
Other Anti-Trafficking Resources
- The Bilateral Safety Corridor Coalition (BSCC)
Located in San Diego, California, with partners in Mexico and Latin America. An alliance of over 60 government and nonprofit agencies in the United States and Latin America. Advocates for prostituted and trafficked girls and women, assists in providing a comprehensive, multifaceted network providing wrap-around services to women, men, and children who have been victimized by traffickers and held as slaves.
- Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST)
Provides shelter and legal services to persons trafficked for the purpose of forced labor and slavery-like practices.
- National Human Trafficking Resource Center
A program of the Polaris Project Hotline: 1-888-373-7888: text HELP or INFO to BeFree. A national, toll-free hotline, available to answer calls from anywhere in the country, 24/7, every day of the year. Hotline allows reporting a tip, connecting with anti-trafficking services in the local area, or requesting training and technical assistance, general information, or specific anti-trafficking resources.
- Office on Trafficking in Persons
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website providing information about federal programs, resources, and benefits available to refugees and victims of human trafficking. The Anti-Trafficking in Persons Program (ATIP) identifies and serves victims of human trafficking, assisting foreign trafficking victims in the United States to become eligible for public benefits and services to the same extent as refugees.