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Summary: National Convening on Trafficking and Child Welfare
Explore sex trafficking prevention best practices for implementing provisions of the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act (P.L. 113-183).
Capacity Building Center for States
Addresses prevention of sex trafficking of children and youth and identifies best practices for Federal support of States and territories in implementing provisions of the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act (P.L. 113-183). This document is a summary report about a meeting took place on June 10-11, 2015, and was co-sponsored by the White House and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau. Participants included child welfare program managers, Children’s Bureau Central Office and Regional Office staff; police chiefs; attorneys; Tribal Court Improvement Project representatives; justice program administrators; and leading researchers in sex trafficking from across the country.
Capacity Building Center for States. (2015). Summary: National convening on trafficking and child welfare. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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Provides a broad overview of the Child Welfare Response to Child and Youth Sex Trafficking learning curriculum and explores how the curriculum could be integrated into agency training programs.