Greater Cleveland’s Coordinated Response to Human Trafficking

The Collaborative to End Human Trafficking leads Greater Cleveland’s Coordinated Response to Human Trafficking, a multi-disciplinary group working together to develop a comprehensive and coordinated response to human trafficking in Northeast Ohio. Participating organizations and agencies include:

Abolition Bakery
Aloft Cleveland Downtown
Asian Services in Action, Inc.

Baldwin Wallace University
Beech Brook

Bellefaire JCB Homeless and Missing Youth

Canopy Child Advocacy Center

Care Alliance

Case Western Reserve School of Law

Central Ohio Youth for Christ / Gracehaven, Inc.

City of Cleveland

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Division of Police

Cleveland Hope Exchange

Cleveland Leadership Center

Cleveland Municipal Court

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Cuyahoga County Board of Health

Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services

Cuyahoga County Executive’s Office

Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court

Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office

Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office

Cuyahoga County Witness Victim Service Center

Destination Cleveland

Educational Service Center of Northeast Ohio

Empower Her Network

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – EEOC

Equality Ohio

Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 

Greater Cleveland Youth for Christ/ Gracehaven, Inc.

Harriet Tubman Movement

Hope Meadows Foundation

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Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, CWRU

JayStarr Homes 2 Inc.

Jordan Community Resource Center

Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland

The Junior League of Cleveland

The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Community Center of Greater Cleveland

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

The MetroHealth System

Moore Counseling & Mediation Services, Inc.

National Council of Jewish Women

Office of Congressman David Joyce

Office of Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost

Office of Senator Rob Portman

Office of Senator Sherrod Brown

Ohio Department of Public Safety – Investigative Unit

Ohio Department of Youth Services

OHLA (Ohio Hotel & Lodging Association)

Ohio Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers


Northeast Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force

North Olmsted (City of)

Pathway Caring for Children

Providence House

RAHAB Ministries

Radius Hospitality

Renee Jones Empowerment Center

Rotary Club of Strongsville

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center

The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland

Sisters of Notre Dame of the United States

SMART Recovery USA

SOAP (Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution)

Strong Hands United

Strongsville Fire and Emergency Services

The Centers

Thrive Peer Support

University Hospitals

UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

Ursuline College

U.S. Attorney’s Office, N.D. Ohio

United States Marshals Service, Northern District of Ohio

Women’s Recovery Center

YWCA of Cleveland


RAHAB Ministries

Kali Jobes, Senior Director of Community Based Programming, RAHAB, discusses their programs and partnership with the Collaborative to End Human Trafficking.


Providence House

Nora Conway, Family Services Coordinator of Providence House talks about their services and their partnership with Greater Cleveland Coordinated Response to HT.


Ohio Department of Development Disabilities

Katherine Antall, Human Sexuality Specialist, discusses the reality of human trafficking of individuals with developmental disabilities and the Cuyahoga DD programs available to support those victimized by it.


Equality Ohio

Gio Santiago, Northeast Ohio Regional Organizer and Kate Mozynski, Legal Clinic Staff Attorney discuss their partnership in Greater Cleveland Coordinated Response to Human Trafficking and the programs offered by Equality Ohio.



Hannah Shaub, Community Case Manager & Network Advocate talk about Gracehaven’s partnership in the Greater Cleveland Coordinated Response to Human Trafficking and Gracehaven’s sevices.


Canopy Child Advocacy Center

Marya Simmons, Operations Manager at Canopy discusses why Canopy is partner in the Greater Cleveland Coordinated Response to Human Trafficking and Canopy’s services.


Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Shanell shares the role Cleveland Rape Crisis Center plays as a member of the Collaborative to End Human Trafficking’s Coordinated Response Initiative.