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Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
The Central Ohio Rescue and Restore Coalition is the 21st of its kind to be established in the United States under the guidance of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to assist victims of human trafficking; rescuing victims through increased public and law enforcement awareness and restoring lives through social service support.Since its inception in July 2007, the coalition has grown to include over 90 members, comprised of both concerned citizens and those who represent social services, faith-based, medical and law enforcement organizations. The Coalition's work is focused in five area committees:Public AwarenessSocial ServicesLaw EnforcementLegislative AdvocacyDemand ReductionEach committee meets monthly separate from the general body and works cooperatively towards the strategic goals identified by the Coalition as a whole. This allows for members to choose the area they would most like to focus in and gives way to many volunteer opportunities.
"The mission of CORRC (core-see) is to provide a collaborative community response to human trafficking in central Ohio through education, services, advocacy, and prosecution.”