Evaluation of the Needs of Human Trafficking Victims in Texas  (2008)

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Principal Investigator:
Noel Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D.

Duration: 12/01/07 – 12/31/08

This project documents the needs of human trafficking victims in the State of Texas and evaluates the status of social service programs in meeting those needs. This project is in partial fulfillment of instructions in House Bill 1121.

The work includes refinement of all instruments to evaluate the status and needs of human trafficking victims in Texas and recommendations of how services may be improved. The principal investigator and project staff will collect and analyze data and produce a final report.

Sponsor:
Texas Office of Attorney General
Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Keywords: domestic violence, sexual violence, community violence, sexual abuse