An Educational Conference on Human Trafficking for High School Students, Parents, and Interested Community Members
The Just Ask Youth Cares conference is designed to inform and empower teens from across the DC Metro area to take action to fight against teen trafficking by protecting themselves and their peers. They will receive actionable ideas on where and how to begin. Parents and other interested members of the community are also welcome to attend.
Each participant will sign up for three break-out sessions in addition to the keynote speakers. The choices are:
“Not in My Neighborhood” – An In-Depth Look at Gangs & Violence
“REALTalk.com” – Understanding and Building Healthy Relationships
“B.O.L.D.” (Brave-Outspoken-Loving-Different) – How LGBTQ youth are affected by Trafficking
“COP Stories” –A Police Officer’s Perspective on Risk to Homeless Youth
“Know Your Worth” – An Exploration of Positive Self Esteem and Self Identity
A box lunch (with a turkey or vegetarian sandwich) will be served and is included in the conference fee.
All participants under age 18 MUST turn in the permission slip that will be emailed after registration on the morning of the conference at registration.