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Regionalized Human Trafficking Recovery Taskforce (RHTRT)

Award Information

Award #
15POVC-21-GK-04082-HT
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • Greater Hartford Region
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
CT
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2022
Total funding (to date)
$560,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $560,000)

Name:  Regionalized Human Trafficking Recovery Taskforce (RHTRT)

Applicants: Connecticut Division of Criminal Justice (Law Enforcement/Prosecutorial Lead) and Connecticut Children’s Alliance, Inc. (Victim Service Lead)

Description of Area: The Regionalized Human Trafficking Recovery Taskforce (RHTRT) will be piloted in the Greater Hartford Region of Connecticut (Hartford, West Hartford, Bloomfield, Manchester, Windsor, South Windsor, Glastonbury, East Hartford).  Hartford, the capital city of Connecticut with the Judicial District that has the highest volume of crime in the state, is also considered one of the country’s most violent cities. The RHTRT will provide a comprehensive multidisciplinary response to all victims of trafficking, develop protocols and response procedures based in best-practice with survivor input, provide training to partners and community members, develop, and provide a full array of services for victims.

Date Created: December 9, 2021