Refer to the following helpful organizations that contend with sexual abuse and human trafficking.
If you need immediate assistance in regards to sexual abuse, please call RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) at: 800.656.HOPE (4673).
If you need immediate assistance in regards to human trafficking, please call the National Human Trafficking Hotline at: 1-888-373-7888 (TTY: 711) | Text 233733.
A21 is a nonprofit organization fueled by radical hope that human beings everywhere will be rescued from bondage and completely restored. We are the abolitionists of the 21st century. We work with you to free slaves and disrupt the demand.
The Asservo Project combats global human trafficking and sexual predators, supports the recovery of victims, and aids in the imprisonment of perpetrators.
Blackburn Center has been providing services to victims of domestic and sexual violence and other types of violence and crime in Westmoreland County, and presenting education programs across this community since 1976.
CASA of Allegheny County represents and protects the best interest of children in Allegheny County who are victims of abuse or neglect. CASA staff members and community volunteers are part of a legal process that ensures children are safe.
CASA of Westmoreland, Inc., is a volunteer-based organization providing a voice in the courts on behalf of abused and neglected children in Westmoreland County. The recommendations of these volunteers assist the courts in determining the child’s placement in safe, permanent and nurturing homes.
Darkness to Light is a non-profit committed to empowering adults to prevent child sexual abuse. Their work is guided by the vision of a world free from child sexual abuse, where children can grow up happy, healthy and safe. We know that prevention is possible, and we believe that it is an adult responsibility to protect children.
Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign is a national public awareness campaign, designed to educate the public, law enforcement and other industry partners to recognize the indicators of human trafficking, and how to appropriately respond to possible cases. Blue Campaign works closely with DHS Components to create general awareness training and materials for law enforcement and others to increase detection of human trafficking, and to identify victims.
Living in Liberty offers a secure safe house for victims of human sex trafficking and does street outreach with victims on the streets.
National Human Trafficking Hotline connects victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking with services and supports to get help and stay safe. The National Hotline also receives tips about potential situations of sex and labor trafficking and facilitates reporting that information to the appropriate authorities in certain cases. Please Call: 1-888-373-7888 (TTY: 711) | Text 233733.
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children helps find missing children, reduces child sexual exploitation, and prevents child victimization.
PAAR (Pittsburgh Action Against Rape) is one of the oldest rape crisis centers in the country. PAAR has provided services to Allegheny County for more than 43 years.
Polaris is a leader in the global fight to eradicate modern slavery. Named after the North Star that guided slaves to freedom in the U.S., Polaris systemically disrupts the human trafficking networks that rob human beings of their lives and their freedom.