How many federal agencies does it take to…

Would you believe 17 agencies?

Department of Health and Human Services

  1. Office on Trafficking in Persons (OTIP): funds services for foreign national victims of trafficking and it funds regional grants to identify foreign victims of human trafficking and to conduct outreach activities. OTIP also provides certification and eligibility letters so that foreign national victims of trafficking are eligible to receive federal and state benefits to the same extent as a refugee. In addition, OTIP has a national public awareness campaign called Rescue & Restore Victims of Human Trafficking and funds the National Human Trafficking Hotline.

Department of Homeland Security

Department of Justice

Department of Labor

Department of State

17. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

So, what do you think?



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Doug Bardwell

Doug Bardwell


Writer & photographer in print & online. Proud husband, father & grandfather. Engaged volunteer with Red Cross, human trafficking prevention & social concerns.