Northeast Guidance Center and Community Network Services co-hosted the annual Anti-Stigma Forum on Thursday, May 4, 2017 during Mental Health Awareness Month at The Wellness Academy on the Conner campus. This year’s topic for discussion was Combating Human Trafficking. Speakers shared experiences and brought awareness to the escalating crime of modern-day slavery in Michigan, issues of mental health and the associated stigma.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Theresa Flores, Human Trafficking Survivor, Author, Founder of S.O.A.P. (Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution)
National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline: 1-888-3737-888
or text “help” to BeFree (233733)
Combating Human Trafficking is an opportunity to bring awareness to mental health and the damaging effects of human trafficking on our communities.