Human Trafficking Awareness Month

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Athens Public Library
The Piano Corner

Event Details

Join the Survivor Advocacy Outreach Program for games, snacks and to learn about human trafficking in our community and how to combat it.

Human Trafficking is
  • modern day slavery
  • exploiting a person through force, fraud, or coercion
  • sex trafficking, forced labor and domestic servitude
  • happening everywhere, even in Athens County
  • any person under the age of 18 involved in a commercial sex act
This event is also happening at the following times and locations:

Tuesday, January 8, 3:30-5:30  Nelsonville Public Library
Wednesday, January 9, 3:30-5:30  Coolville Public Library
Tuesday, January 15, 5:00-7:00  Athens Public Library
Wednesday, January 16, 3:30-5:30  Wells (Albany) Public Library
Saturday, January 19, 11:00-1:00, Athens Public Library
Tuesday, January 22, 3:30-5:30, Glouster Public Library
Wednesday, January 23, 3:30-5:30  Chauncey Public Library
Tuesday, January 29, 3:30-5:30  The Plains Public Library

SAOP is a rape crisis center in southeast Ohio that empowers the community and all survivors to live free of sexual violence, domestic violence and stalking. SAOP is funded by grants including the Rape Crisis Fund grant and Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, through the Ohio Attorney General's Office. Victims of federal crimes will be served through SAOP services.


Event Type(s): Community Event
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens