For Youth and Parents

Things Everyone Can Do Right Now:

STAND UP 

  • Take a stand against posting photos attempting to depict yourself as sex symbol 
  • Stand up against viewing pornography fightthenewdrug.org
  • Don’t share private information or nudes 

WATCH OUT 

  • Keep an eye out for suspicious conversations and friend requests  online
  • Look out for your friends and warn them of online dangers 
  • Don’t trust others online easily 
  • Learn how kids from all neighborhoods end up getting preyed on by predators.  These books are read by youth and adults of all ages.  View The Book Series

SPEAK OUT 

  • Be BRAVE and talk to your friends if you see their online behavior looking risky
  • Host a Rescue Pack Drive in your community. Global EP will get Rescue packs to children in your community who have been trafficked.
  • Tell a trusted friend or adult if you have found yourself in a situation where you are being forced to send photos of yourself. 
  • Report suspicious behavior to National Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888 to GET HELP and connect with a service provider in your area, REPORT A TIP with information on potential human trafficking activity.
  • Text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733).
  • Submit a tip online at http://www.ice.gov/tips

Still want more ways to get involved? 

  • Share our message on social media helps raise awareness (Link to social media graphic kit here) 
  • Listen to our podcast to hear real stories Podcast: Released Global  podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/released-global
  • SERVE OTHERS INTERNATIONALLY: expeditionglobal.com  Grab your friends and family and come serve on an expedition!