Human Trafficking Awareness Events Hosted in Attawapiskat

2022-10-05 | Victim Services, Health Services

Human Trafficking - Community Training

October 12 & 13, 2022 10am to 4pm at the Youth Centre

Facilitator: Bridget Perrier HT Survivor and a co-founder/First Nation Educator, Sextrade101

October 12th - Module One Training

  • Learning what sex trafficking is
  • Understanding the local context of sex trade
  • Identifying the signs and indicators of sex trafficking
  • Familiarisation with the referral pathway for potential sex trafficking victims

October 13th - Module Two Training

  • Understanding trauma & the impact on individuals
  • Understanding the impacts of sex trafficking on victims
  • Understanding the barriers for sex trafficking victims in seeking help
  • Responding to potential sex trafficking victims from a trauma informed practice

Contact Person:

Roselynn Koostachin

Victim Services Victim Services Regional Coordinatorroselynnkoostachin@mushkegowuk.ca

Human Trafficking Youth Awareness Workshop "Cause & Effect Exploitation"

October 14th 10am to 2pm at the RSLP Community Hall ages 16 and up

  • Have you heard about Human Trafficking?
  • Do you know it's happening right here in Ontario and Canada?
  • Did you know that 66% of Human Trafficking in Canada happen in Ontario?
  • Do you know that children, youth, and indigenous people are most vulnerable?

Contact Person:

Julie Wesley

Health and Wellness Regional Crisis Intervention Trainerjuliewesley@mushkegowuk.ca

Community Resilience & Needs "Our People Are Not Commodities"

October 15th 12:30pm to 6:00pm at the RLSP Gymnasium

There will be presentations with Nishnawbe-Aski Police Services, Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Service, Red Cross & Bridget Perrier - Sex Trafficking Survivor

Contact Person:

Roselynn Koostachin

Victim Services Victim Services Regional Coordinatorroselynnkoostachin@mushkegowuk.ca