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 24 hour Sexual Assault/Human Trafficking Hot Line


The YWCA is available 24-7 to assist survivors human trafficking. We provide hospital response and advocacy, all with compete confidentiality. With our case management services, survivors get referrals to local agencies to receive support and therapy as well help with safety plans and employment assistance. Our court advocate can assist with navigating the legal process as well as provide support during any legal proceedings.

Most of all, survivors of sexual assault and human trafficking have a safe and secure place to live within our facility.

The YWCA is a member of the Northwest Rescue and Restore Coalition, a 16 county coalition dedicated to serving survivors of human trafficking and whose mission is to end sexual & labor trafficking by enhancing public education, survivor recovery, & justice response.

The Survivor Services Department of YWCA of Van Wert County is committed to a policy of equality and does not discriminate in the terms, conditions, or privileges of providing human trafficking services on account of race, age, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, or religion or otherwise as may be prohibited by federal and state law.