Oct
10
10:00am10:00am

Waco's Future - As Told by Demographic Trends

In partnership with Antioch Community Church and Prosper Waco, the Waco Business League is hosting Dr. Lloyd Potter, Texas State Demographer, for a community discussion on demographic trends. This presentation will help you understand the types of people you will be working with and serving in the future.

Register here. 

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Oct
19
10:00am10:00am

Quarterly Roundtable Meeting

Coalition partners: join us for this roundtable discussion as we share important updates and plan to increase partnership and collaboration as a coalition.

Roundtable meetings are open to community stakeholders in the Heart of Texas Region, including, but not limited to: local, state and federal law enforcement, state and federal prosecutors, service providers, non-profits, advocacy agencies, educators, health care professionals, faith-based communities and more. 

To receive an invitation to the event, please send your name, agency and contact information to info@unboundnow.org. 

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Nov
30
7:30am 7:30am

Child S.A.F.E. Conference

Register now for the seventh annual Child S.A.F.E Conference! This conference serves as a resource for a variety of professionals and students including law enforcement, educators, administration, mental health workers, health and medical professionals, members of faith communities, social workers, and anyone who plays a part in a child’s life. CEU’s, ETHICS, TCOLE CREDITS!!

Register here. 

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SERVE MODEL with Bonnie Martin
May
11
to May 12

SERVE MODEL with Bonnie Martin

  • Antioch Community Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As a practicing psychotherapist, Bonnie Martin has worked with hundreds of survivors of human trafficking. Her specialty is complex trauma and the neuropsychological impact of violence and exploitation. Read more athttp://jesussaidlove.com/servemodel

Discount rates are available for coalition members and students. To inquire about discount rates, email info@hothc.org

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Feb
3
9:00am 9:00am

Minor Sex Trafficking Investigations 101

  • 2121 West Waco Drive Waco, TX, 76707 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Professional Education and Training Services 2121 W Waco Drive
Cost: $10 per attendee
TCOLE credit available
Register by 1/30/17 by email to JasonL@wacotx.gov. Include your full name as you want it on a certificate, DOB and PID in the email.

Topics and speakers:
Grooming: Dr. Jasmine Khan
Grooming is the psychological, emotional, and physical preparation of a victim that allows the offender to victimize them. Dr. Khan's presentation will identify the patterns of grooming behaviors that, when successful, reduce the likelyhood of an outcry. The pattern of grooming will also be examined in context of the family and society which helps understanding as to why a victim may not be believed when they do report abuse.

Social Media/Digital Evidence: Sgt. Jason Lundquist
In any criminal investigation, digital forensic information can prove invaluable. Everyone has a smartphone or at least one social media account today but these resources are often overlooked. Sgt. Lundquist will explain why collecting a phone or portable electronic device through consent, exigency, or probable cause is essential, best practices for doing so, and what information can be obtained. He will discuss social media platforms, the types of information which can be obtained under the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, and the types of legal process necessary for each.

Investigative tips for first responders in a potential human trafficking case: Det. Charles Youngblood
Det. Youngblood will focus on different branches of law enforcement working together and using unique tactics to investigate and handle human trafficking cases. This includes a case study on an extreme local human trafficking case.

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Jan
21
1:00pm 1:00pm

Not In My City Outreach

January is human trafficking awareness and prevention month! Join UnBound Saturday afternoon, January 21, as we canvas the city with awareness posters that provide a resource to potential victims. We’ll meet at 1 p.m. at Antioch Community Church Offices for a brief training, then hit the streets in small groups to talk to local businesses and send our message about human trafficking: “Not in My City!”

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Jan
15
12:00am12:00am

Churches Against Trafficking Day

Human trafficking happens here in McLennan County, and it's time for our local churches to do something about it.

Sunday, January 15th is Churches Against Trafficking Day in McLennan County as a part of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. 

Invite your church to participate by showing a 2 minute educational video and hosting a short time of prayer for victims and front line agencies in McLennan County. 

Let us know YOUR church is AGAINST human trafficking, and find the video below. 
#churchesagainsttrafficking

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