The “Human Trafficking is Real” poster was originally launched in 2014. Every January since then, for national human trafficking awareness month, these posters are placed in high traffic areas. The aim of these posters is to:
- Raise awareness about human trafficking in Contra Costa County and;
- Encourage people to seek resources
More information about human trafficking can be found at:
If you are looking for more information about human trafficking in Contra Costa County and how to get involved please contact Alex Madsen at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contra Costa County has a Human Trafficking Coalition that meets quarterly to raise awareness, build capacity, and increase access to services for victims of human trafficking.
If you are looking for local services or are in crisis please contact Community Violence Solutions at 1-800-670-7273 (24 hour crisis line) or call 211. 211 also continually updates a Contra Costa County human trafficking resource guide that can be found here.