Washakie County Human Trafficking Training Series: Empower, Educate, Protect
Are you passionate about creating a safer community? Would you like to learn more about what human trafficking and exploitation look like in Wyoming and how to prevent it? Join our comprehensive training series, spread over two impactful days, where we dive deep into crucial aspects of this pressing issue. Our expert presenters will equip you with essential knowledge and practical skills to make a difference in your community.
Explore our three informative sessions, each thoughtfully scheduled on two different days to accommodate your busy schedule. These sessions are designed to cater to a diverse audience, ensuring that everyone can find valuable insights. Whether you attend one or all three, all are welcome to join us. Read on to discover which session best suits your interests and needs.
>>Session 1: Human Trafficking for Professionals and First Responders
This awareness presentation will cover the basics of human trafficking and what kinds of cases we are seeing locally. It will feature key case studies to help attendees understand the complexities and broadness of this growing crime. It will include basic tips for identification and response to human trafficking and exploitation in your community.
WED. OCT. 4TH 9-11AM
THUR. OCT. 5TH 9-11AM
>>Session 2: Victimology of Human Trafficking
This presentation is geared towards individuals who may work with or encounter a potential trafficking victim through their work/life. This session will delve into the psychological manipulation and tactics used to groom and keep victims. We will cover how to screen/identify victims, and what services they may need during aftercare. You will hear firsthand from a survivor about their lived experience in this session.
WED. OCT. 4TH 1-3PM
THUR. OCT. 5TH 1-3PM
>>Session 3: Keeping Kids Safe Online & IRL
This presentation is for anyone who has kids or works with youth in any capacity. We will talk about the exploitation and issues kids are facing today in Wyoming, and what you can do to help lower youth’s risk. Attendees will walk away with tangible conversation starters and ideas that they can immediately start implementing into their daily interactions with youth. We will also cover the youth programming that Uprising can provide across your own community.
WED. OCT. 4TH 7-8:30PM
THUR. OCT. 5TH 3-5PM
**All sessions will be held at the Worland Community Center Conference Room**
Don’t miss this opportunity to make a meaningful impact on your community’s safety. Attend one or more sessions to deepen your understanding and become part of the solution.
All sessions are being offered FREE thanks to the Washakie County Sheriffs Office, Worland Police Department, Washakie County Emergency Management and Washakie County Public Health.