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Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett speaks at the National Convening on Trafficking and Child Welfare at the White House, June 10, 2015.

Celebrating 15 Years of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Under the TVPA, ACF is responsible for providing victims of human trafficking in the United States with benefits and services to help them rebuild their lives.

Sattelite photo of a hurricane.

Human Trafficking and National Preparedness Month: Power Outages

During Hurricane Katrina there were 5,000 missing children.

Look Beneath the Surface: Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

ACF Creates New Office on Trafficking in Persons

Strengthening our efforts to serve victims of trafficking across human services systems.

Guam Governor visits elementary classroom.

Territories Together Initiative

ACF is working to improve service delivery and outreach to American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin islands.

Look Beneath the Surface: Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

Bridging Minority Health and Human Trafficking

Linking minority health and human trafficking starts with an honest conversation about the social determinants of health.

Image of humans with sales tags with an electronic barcode in the background that convey the idea of human trafficking.

How to Dispel Three Common Lies Taught to Victims of Trafficking

Victims may not know their rights, feel ashamed, are reluctant to admit to victimization, or fear their trafficker.

Photo of a smiling little girl.

Working to Improve the Well Being of Families

ACF addresses health issues in program delivery.

Smaller image of USA Word Cloud for Refugees, which includes the words dignity, resettlement and American.

Happy 35th Birthday, ORR!

President Jimmy Carter signed the Refugee Act of 1980 into law, officially creating the Office of Refugee Resettlement.

Smaller photo of young girl smiling.

What the FY 2016 Federal Budget Could Mean for Victims of Human Trafficking

Proposed funding includes development of a research base to serve victims of human trafficking in the child welfare system.

Image of a road sign with the word "Vision" with a backdrop of a bright blue sky.

ACF Releases 2015-2016 Strategic Plan

Document reflects ACF’s shared vision and commitment to priority work for the coming year.

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