Polaris Project Hotlines:
Multilingual National Hotline-1-888-3737-888
Newark, New Jersey Office P.O. Box 32489 Newark, NJ 07102
DHS Blue Campaign
The components of the Department of Homeland Security combat human trafficking through a variety of programs based on unique statutory authorities and institutional histories. The Blue Campaign is organized around the "three Ps" of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000: Prevention, Protection, and Prosecution.
Reporting Hotline: 866.DHS.2ICE (866.347.2423)
NY Asian Women’s Center: Working to ensure that services are available for Asian immigrant victims of domestic violence, NYAWC provides services to all victims of domestic violence, regardless of age, race, creed, gender, handicap, sexualorientation, gender identity, ethnicity or national origin. The Women’s Center also has emergency shelters for women fearing immediate danger. 24-hour multilingual hotline (11 languages):
Covenant House: Provides crisis counseling for teens and their caregivers, a toll-free number to assist children any time of the day, emergency shelter for runaway teens and services to help children and teens on the streets who are victims of prostitution.
460 West 41st Street New York NY, 10036
GEMS: Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (GEMS) is the only organization in New York State specifically designed to serve girls and young women who have experienced commercial sexual exploitation and domestic trafficking. GEMS was founded in 1999 by Rachel Lloyd, a young woman who had been sexually exploited as a teenager. GEMS has helped hundreds of young women and girls, ages 12-21, who have experienced commercial sexual exploitation and domestic trafficking to exit the commercial sex industry and to develop to their full potential. GEMS provides young women with empathetic, consistent support and viable opportunities for positive change.
Sanctuary for Families: Anti-Trafficking Project Provides targeted outreach and specialized services to victims of sex trafficking. This project provides legal advice and representation, clinical services, and a wide range of referral resources ranging from medical screening and care to impatient and outpatient substance abuse programs.
PO Box 1406, Wall Street Station New York, NY 10268
Phone: (212) 349 – 6009
Bronx Community Office
PO Box 911, Hub Station Bronx, NY 10455
Phone: (718) 993–5990
Brooklyn Family Justice Center
350 Jay Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
Queens Family Justice Center
126-02 82nd Avenue Kew Gardens, NY 11415-1225
Phone: (718) 575-4500
Safe Horizon: Anti-Trafficking Program The Anti-Trafficking Program at Safe Horizon assists women, men, and children who are victims of labor and sex trafficking. Since its founding, the Anti-Trafficking Program has helped in over 360 cases within and outside the New York metropolitan area, giving human trafficking survivors from more than 60 countries the means to truly escape modern-day slavery.
24-hour toll-free Hotline: 800.621.HOPE (4673)
Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture Provides medical services, mental health services, social services, and legal advocacy.
462 First Avenue, CD732 New York, NY 10016
Catholic Charities Community Services, Arch. of New York (Provides immigration services and legal services. Available languages: Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Korean, Urdu, Punjabi, French, Italian, Albanian, Turkish, Macedonian, Polish, Hindu, Arabic.)
Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA)
317 Lenox Avenue, New York, NY 10027
Other city resources include: