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Comprehensive Services to Victims of Severe Forms of Human Trafficking in Southeast Texas.

Award Information

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $295,000)

The purpose of this continuation award, one of several projects under the Services for Trafficking Victims Discretionary Grant Program, is to allow YMCA of Greater Houston to expand victim service programs for persons who have been identified by federal law enforcement as victims of a severe form of trafficking during the pre-certification period. YMCA of Greater Houston will provide comprehensive services to trafficking victims in Southeast Texas; build effective community service networks to respond to victims' needs; and provide training to increase awareness among criminal justice entities, social service providers, and the public of the rights and needs of trafficking victims in Southeast Texas over a 18-month period.


Date Created: December 28, 2005