State/National Resources to learn more about Human Trafficking:

Human Trafficking Awareness and Training for Professionals, Advocates and the General Public:

Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force

The Governor’s Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force was formed to marshal the resources of the State of Ohio to coordinate efforts to identify victims, create a coordinated law enforcement system to investigate and prosecute human trafficking crimes, and to provide the services and treatment necessary for victims to regain control of their lives.

Have questions about Ohio’s response?

Please email or call:

  • Sophia Papadimos | Ohio’s Anti-Trafficking Coordinator | 614-752-7817

Online Safety:

Safe and Healthy Relationships:


  • Renting Lacy: A story of America’s prostituted children (A Call to Action) by Linda Smith

  • Hidden Girl: The True Story of a Modern-Day Child Slave by Shyima Hall

  • In Our Backyard: Human Trafficking in America and What We Can Do To Stop It by Nita Belles

Contact the National Human Trafficking Hotline: