Human Trafficking ~ Support Services

Middle Way House provides shelter and legal services for victims of human trafficking. You may call for help 24/7 at (812) 336-0846.

 

HUMAN TRAFFICKING is occurring right now and right here in Indiana. It is a problem in cities and in rural areas. Families are holding servants against their will. Restaurants are trapping workers into indentured type positions. Women, girls, men and boys are forced into sex work.

 

If you suspect someone is being controlled in a manner that deprives them of their freedom for the purpose of profit or household services please contact the National Human Trafficking Hotline toll-free at 1-888-373-7888.

The National Human Anti-Trafficking Hotline advocates are available 24/7 to take reports. All reports are confidential and you may remain anonymous. Interpreters are available. Again, that phone number is 1-888-373-7888.

 

The U.S. Department of State estimates over 27 million people across the globe are currently trapped in a form of modern day slavery and the United States has been identified as a significant hub for both labor and sex trafficking.  Middle Way House staff can help you if you are in this situation.

The U.S. Department of State estimates over 27 million people across the globe are currently trapped in a form of modern day slavery and the United States has been identified as a significant hub for both labor and sex trafficking.  Middle Way House staff can help you if you are in this situation.

Sex Trafficking is when a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age.

Here is a link to  Child Sex Trafficking on the Internet- “Selling the Girl Next Door”  followed by two written examples of sex trafficking as it commonly occurs.

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