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November 19, 2020

Rethinking “Modern Day Slavery”

Rethinking “Modern Day Slavery” - Don’t Disregard the Role of Race & Racism in the Anti-Human Trafficking Movement   In 2019, an anti-human trafficking advocate spoke at a livestreamed hearing.…

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September 29, 2020

Equipping North Carolina’s Rape Crisis Centers to Serve Survivors of Human Trafficking

Equipping North Carolina’s rape crisis centers to serve survivors of human trafficking is one of the primary goals for NCCASA’s anti-human trafficking efforts, especially in a time as this, when…

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September 28, 2020

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and Addressing Barriers to Services

From September 15 through October 15, the contributions of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture and achievements of the United States are recognized and celebrated. It is a time to…

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September 28, 2020

Voting & Survivors: Why It Matters

When it comes to talking about voting in November, I know these can be divisive conversations. Historically, it was considered “taboo” to talk about who you’re going to vote for…

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September 15, 2020

Emergent Space

Over the summer of 2020, NCCASA was extraordinarily lucky to host two brilliant interns through the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Moxie Scholars program. From their first meetings…

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September 10, 2020

Medical Advocacy Work Group

Calling North Carolina sexual assault advocates and health care providers i.e. OB/GYNs, dentists, doulas, health department staff, SANEs, etc. We know that the majority of those that experience sexual violence…

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September 9, 2020

Human Trafficking Prevention Toolkit

Human trafficking prevention has at times been framed primarily as a criminal justice priority or been siloed from other forms of violence prevention. As experts in sexual violence prevention, NCCASA…

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September 8, 2020

Member Services and TA Summary Report

Here you will find an overview of the highlights from the '19-'20 Member Services and Technical Assistance Survey. The purpose of this survey is for NCCASA to hear from our…

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September 4, 2020

NC General Assembly Allocates Funding for Rape Crisis Centers

The General Assembly came into session Wednesday and Thursday to appropriate the remainder of the federal CARES Act funding, and rape crisis centers were allocated an additional $6 million in…

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September 1, 2020

A Message To Those In The Trenches

For those doing anti-human trafficking work in 2020: you’ve carried a lot of burdens, rolled with changes in programs, practice, protocols, and funding. You are advocating for survivors who are…

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