➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
US: Buy-in From Child Welfare Agencies Needed to Combat Human Trafficking (Commentary)
Chronicle of Social Change – October 27, 2017
Due to their emotional vulnerability and lack of general stability, children involved with the child welfare system are more likely to be targeted by human traffickers, according to a recent report from the Children’s Bureau. This past July, the Children’s Bureau released a new guide for relevant agencies to improve responses to human trafficking.
Information Gateway resource: Children’s Bureau Anti-Trafficking Efforts: https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/systemwide/trafficking/acyf-strategy/cb-efforts/