Labor Trafficking Dynamics in Midwest Rural Communities
This one-day, applied skills-based conference is aimed at equipping multidisciplinary partners, systems professionals and community members with resources for understanding the dynamics, identifying victims and building the local systems response to labor trafficking.
DETAILS AT A GLANCE
DATE: January 16, 2020
TIME: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Worthington Event Center 1447 Prairie Drive
Worthington, MN 56187
•Conference price: $40 includes meals and refreshments
•Lodging: $69 + tax per night at the Comfort Suites & Conference Center, Worthington, MN. Please note rooms need to be booked by the cutoff date of Wednesday, January 1, 2020. Reserve your room online or call the hotel directly at (507) 295-9185.
•A limited number of scholarships for travel and lodging will be available. Please note this request when registering.
1. Attendees will gain knowledge and resources for assisting victims of labor trafficking including tips on identification, language, communication, and creating an environment where victims feel safe to disclose.
2. Attendees will be able to compare differences between wage and hour violations and labor trafficking and exploitation.
3. Attendees will learn about available services and how to access resources for victims of labor trafficking.
4. Attendees will gain tools and resources for community engagement developing a community response.