There will be a Human Trafficking Symposium WEDNESDAY,October 17th from 9-3 at the Second Church of Christ in Danville. Registration starts at 8:00. This event is geared towards law enforcement, victim advocates, service providers, educators, community leaders and concerned citizens.
There will be NO COST to this event. Co-sponsors of this event are Jacqueline Lacy, Vermilion County State’s Attorney, Vermilion County Sheriff Department and the Danville Police Department. Vermilion County authorities wants to stand together against the Human Trafficking Industry and bring a variety of guest speakers to the county to make the community aware of this issue happening across our state. To RSVP email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information contact Rachel Kenner at 217-446-1337.
One year ago, the Vermilion County Rape Crisis Center started a Sexual Assault Response Team (SART). This response team helps the victims of sexual assault navigate the complicated maze of governmental and community agencies to receive basic assistance after an assault.