Events

Through the strong network of organizations involved in Anti-Trafficking work in Larimer County, there are numerous events for the purposes of education, awareness, fundraising, and support.

Regular meeting, now open to the public, to leverage anti-trafficking work in Larimer County.

Next meeting: March 27th, 2019, 6:30pm

Location: The Rez Church at 6502 E Cross Roads Blvd, Loveland, CO 80538

Enter west side of building and the class room will be in the first hallway on the left, where the church offices are, last room on the right.

GUEST SPEAKERS

Hava Simmon, Social Case Worker Manager, Larimer County DHS  will speak on “Larimer Counties Juvenile Population”
 
Connie Mitchell, MA,NCC,LPCC will speak on “The Psychologocal Manipulation of Sex Trafficked Victims”

A big thank you to all citizens that came out for the first meeting!

We had 68 in attendance, from high school kids to retired people. 

AJ expanded on the importance of therapeutic foster care to help kids who are at high risk for being trafficked and how we can get more involved in helping prevent kids from falling through into tough times.

We look forward to bringing in the powerful people and organizations to share more on Sex Trafficking in our area and how we can rise up as a village together.

Please save the date, March 27th, 2019 for our next meeting! Speaker list to follow.

Thank you to all in attendance on January 23rd! It was inspiring to see such a big group gather.

Sex Trafficking Education Class

We will be providing information for those new to the topic, as well as additional information for those that have attended in the past. Research is constantly evolving! This is a great way to start the journey toward involvement and prevention. This will be faith based and are open to all.

Course taught by: LuAnn Goodyear, the Team Leader for the Human Trafficking class at Rez

Course Subjects

– The Status & Statistics of the Sex Trafficking in our local area
– Gangs & How they recruit
– Social Media & How teens get targeted
– Trauma & Rehabilitating those rescued from sex trafficking
– Laws & Regulations and room for improvement
– Prevention: How to recognize and report

Course Dates

Wednesday Evenings @ 6:30PM
January 30
February 13, 20, 27
March 13, 20, 27
April 10, 17

$20 covers the book, course materials and all the classes.
To Register: Please Email, LuAnn Goodyear at luannlresort@aol.com

Excellent speaker at University of Northern Colorado on February 27th.
Our class will be going on a “field trip” that evening to hear her speak.

Shea M. Rhodes, Esq
Commercial Sexual Exploitation
Wednesday February 27, 2019
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Lindow Auditorium
https://calendar.unco.edu/event/shea-rhodes-esq-to-talk-about-commercial-sexual-exploitation/

Annual Colorado Human

Trafficking Symposium

A collaborative day of training for all sectors including students, community members, and professionals. Please see Colorado State University events for more information.