Advanced Human Trafficking Conference

Date & Time

Event Date(s): 06/18 - 06/19/2019

Event Time(s): 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Registration Deadline: 06/07/2019


Crowne Plaza
3000 S Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL 62703

Speaker Info

Our speakers come from diverse backgrounds in Human Trafficking with experience in legal services, social work, direct services, community education and involvement, and personal history surviving human trafficking. Salvation Army STOP-IT: Summar Ghias | The American Indian Center of Chicago, Project Beacon: Kandi Fowler | Legal Aid Foundation: Anna Maitland | Collective Solutions Consulting: Mary Landerholm | Life Span: Jennifer Greene


Join us as we go beyond the basics of understanding human trafficking to become more informed on caring for survivors. Topics include: • Human Trafficking 101 • How to Identify Survivors & Providing Legal Assistance • Human Trafficking in Native American Communities • Intersection of Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking • How to Heal & Move Forward • Immigration Relief for Trafficking Survivors • Collaboration & Trauma-Informed Responses • Survivor-Informed Organizational Practice

Intended Audience

Direct service providers and supervisors of all Illinois Department of Human Services-Funded Domestic Violence programs, Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV) Program Council Members, and/or ICADV-Funded Programs

Registration/Cancellation Policy

• Prior notification of participant substitution is preferred. • If necessary, cancellations should be made in writing to no later than 6/5/19. • Reimbursement fees may be charged for no-shows and/or cancellations not received in a timely manner. This may include, but is not limited to, fee for a sleeping room, interpreter or other special requests. • Registrations for each ICADV hosted training will open one month before the registration deadline. The deadlines can be found on our FY19 Training Institute schedule or on our Online Education Site. No registrations will be accepted after the published registration deadline. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Each individual must register through our Online Education Site to reserve a seat for the desired training. ICADV will provide support for any one facing any technical difficulties via email or phone. • This project was supported in part or in whole by a grant provided by the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS). Points of view or opinions contained within this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of IDHS.

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