General Public Workshops open to the public to build basic awareness of human trafficking crimes, local resources, and community action to combat and prevent exploitation
Presenters Tapestri, GA Cares, Shared Hope International, Dept. of Homeland Security Blue Campaign, Savannah Working Against Human Trafficking, and many more!
Available Workshops & Times
10:30AM-12PM Human Trafficking 101
This morning workshop is a great learning experience for first time learners and seasoned professionals. Industry experts will break down the different forms and roots of issues at local to global levels. Moderated panel to immediately follow!
1-3PM "What does it Take to Build a Safe House?"
Join us in the afternoon for a deep discussion on the realities of developing a Safe House for victims of human trafficking. This workshop will feature the experiences by nonprofit and faith based leaders from the region. This is a must for concerned citizens, local leaders, and organization directors.
3-4PM Uniting for Change: Eliminating Demand through action based initiatives
Understand issues of demand that impact our local economy and community safety. Receive tools and resources to be an informed citizen and report suspicious activity.
Youth Engaging youth through peer outreach to build awareness and understanding
Presenter Park Place of Savannah
Available Workshop Times 10AM-12PM & 1-3PM
All teens welcome to learn directly from peers through the Park Place Street Outreach Program on tackling challenging experiences and preventing our local youth from being trapped in a life of exploitation and crime. Morning and afternoon workshop is available for youth ages 12+.