International Day of the Girl

In 2011, as the result of youth advocacy around the world, the United Nations declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child. The day is meant…

Reflections from Our Annual Conference

On August 4 and 5, 2016, the Cook County Human Trafficking Task Force hosted its sixth annual conference. Three hundred attendees joined us for two days of informative…

Volunteer with the STOP-IT Program!

Looking to get involved? Join us for our STOP-IT Fall Volunteer Training! We are currently seeking female-identified individuals to fill our direct support positions of Hotline Advocate and Drop-In…

Join us for our 6th Annual Cook County Human Trafficking Task Force Conference

Did you know that STOP-IT is a co-leader of the Cook County Human Trafficking Task Force? Each year, STOP-IT, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and the U.S….

Language Matters

As a program, we say it time and again: language matters. The media plays a unique role in impacting public perception by shedding light on the issues that…