One-pager: Victim Assistance Programs – FY 2019

Office on Trafficking in Persons

Mission Statement

Human trafficking is a violent crime and public health issue involving the exploitation of a person for the purpose of forced labor or commercial sex. In FY 2019, OTIP issued 1,203 certification and eligibility letters to foreign national survivors of human trafficking, providing eligibility for refugee benefits and services. OTIP victim assistance grantees assisted 2,398 individuals across two programs.

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Access the one-pager to learn more about OTIP's efforts to assist those who have experienced trafficking.