Human trafficking is a pervasive problem that affects millions of people around the world. It can happen anywhere, including in Solano County, California. Nonprofits and government agencies have been working to combat human trafficking, and one of the key organizations working to provide direct services to victims within the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition is SANE SART.
SANE SART is our lead agency partner, they are a nonprofit that provides trauma-informed, evidence-based forensic and mental health services to victims of violence. The organization operates from a defined system of core values, including compassion, kindness, and empathy, which guide the conduct of everyone involved in its work. The team of trained nurse examiners provides exams for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence, among other services.
In addition to its direct services, SANE SART has been working to combat human trafficking in Solano County. The organization has been a leader in identifying, engaging, and providing support to meet the holistic needs of trafficking victims. In 2022, SANE SART along with Nature of Sound within the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition was awarded together for a grant to provide human trafficking services in Solano County and collaborative and engaging educational campaigns through the county as well. These unique and all-encompassing services and approaches are essential to the recovery of survivors of human trafficking. 🔗 Check out this news article about our grant (Read it Here)
Another aspect we are working to combat human trafficking in Solano County is the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition. The coalition is managed by Nature of Sound, a supportive organization that does not provide direct services or medical care for victims. The Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition's goal is coalition building for long-term change and support of survivors of exploitation. By networking local allies and choosing a direction that most aligns with the needs and capacities of the community, Nature of Sound and the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition can structure themselves and their activities to maximize impact on the lives of those victimized by slavery in Solano County.
It's worth noting that while SANE SART provides direct services to victims of violence, Nature of Sound and the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition work to support survivors in a different way. They focus on coalition building and long-term change rather than direct services. Both organizations play a critical role in combating human trafficking in Solano County and helping survivors recover and rebuild their lives.
In conclusion, human trafficking is a pervasive problem that affects millions of people around the world. Organizations like SANE SART and Nature of Sound with the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition are working to combat this issue in Solano County. SANE SART provides direct services to victims of violence, including survivors of human trafficking, while Nature of Sound and the Solano Anti-Trafficking Coalition work to support survivors and advocate for long-term change. By working together, these organizations are making a positive impact on the lives of those victimized by slavery in Solano County. To learn more about SANE SART and their incredible work, visit their website.