Local Organizations and Referrals
In addition to the organizations listed below, please call the hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or text to BeFree (233733) for specialized victim services referrals.
The Salvation Army – STOP IT Program
24 Hour Hotline: 877-606-3158
Heartland Alliance - National Immigrant Justice Center
Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
International Organization For Adolescents (IOFA)
Cook County Sheriff’s Office Department of Women’s Justice Services
National Immigrant Justice Center
DuPage Federation on Human Services Reform
Villa Park, IL
La Voz Latina
If you are interested in additional volunteer opportunities, click here.
If you are interested in receiving regular updates from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center or Polaris Project, click here.
Current state laws
|Illinois - Current Criminal Statutes|
|720 ILCS 5/10-9||Trafficking in persons, involuntary servitude, and related offenses|
|720 ILCS 5/124B-300||Forfeiture; Involuntary servitude and trafficking of persons|
|HB 1907 5/§ 33G-3.||Definitions|
|§725 ILCS 5/108B-3.||Authorization for the interception of private communication|
|Sec. 3||The Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act|
|Sec. 2-3||Neglected or abused minor|
|Sec 11-19-3||Vehicle impoundment|
|740 ILCS 128/5;15||Access to Civil Damages|
|116-2.1||Motion to vacate prostitution convictions for sex trafficking victims.|
For additional information about State and Federal Policy, including pending legislation and current statutes in other states, please visit the Policy section.
For general information and additional resources about human trafficking in the United States, please visit the Resources section.
NHTRC Call Statistics
To view call statistics for Illinois, click on the links below.
For general hotline statistics and reports, click here.