Training & Resources

Training & Resources

Sex Trafficking Live Virtual Training

Sex Trafficking Education and
Prevention (STEP) Program

Learn about the stages of exploitation, risk factors, how to identify red flags and how to support youth. Geared towards parents and caregivers but appropriate for anyone wanting to learn about sex trafficking.

Free Live virtual training

A FREE. facilitator-led online event for parents & caregivers

Youth Violence Prevention

Interactive workshops for students 12+ that focus on safety, empowerment and violence prevention. Topics include: consent, healthy relationships, dating violence, gang recruitment and awareness, human trafficking, sextortion, cyber safety and bullying.

Teen IRL (“In Real Life”) Empowerment and Prevention Program

Immersive Learning workshops for students 12+ including an award nominated virtual reality game “In Your Shoes”, a digital Wheel of Consent game, group activities and scenario-based learning. Workshops are typically half day and are delivered in schools or as a field trip experience to Whitby Safety Village.

Youth Violence Prevention and
Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium

A school-focused online educational event for youth (ages 13+) and educators that promotes awareness, prevention and empowerment.

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Take our Free E-course

Sex Trafficking Education and
Prevention (STEP) Program

Learn about the stages of exploitation, risk factors, how to identify red flags and how to support youth. Geared towards parents and caregivers but appropriate for anyone wanting to learn about sex trafficking.

Take our Free E-course

A self-paced E-learning tool for parents and caregivers

Educational Video Series

A series of short educational videos on violence prevention, human trafficking and consent.

Video Library

Human Trafficking
Prevention Workshop

As specialists in human trafficking prevention and intervention, we provide training, presentations and workshops for youth and service providers.

Youth Prevention Workshops

Interactive workshops for students 12+ explaining healthy relationships, how to set boundaries, consent and how to recognize relationship red flags. Workshops are generally 1-2 hours long.

Professional Training

Full and half day sessions for services providers, such as law enforcement staff, school staff, healthcare workers, Crown Attorneys and social service providers discussing how to prevent and intervene in situations involving human trafficking survivors.

Hotel Staff Training

Workshops for hotel staff to help them identify the signs of human trafficking and know how to respond.

Contact us

Victim Services of Durham Region
605 Rossland Rd. E., Box 911 Whitby ON L1N 0B8
(905) 721-4226
1 (888) 579-1520 ext. 3400
victimservices@drps.ca

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