Human Trafficking Collaborative


1-888-373-7888 SMS: 233733 (HELP or INFO)

The Baltimore City Human Trafficking Collaborative is a diverse group of Stakeholders working in a collaborative effort to combat both Sex and Labor Trafficking in the City of Baltimore by: 

  • Raising awareness through education, law enforcement training, and media campaigns
  • Supporting both State and Federal investigations and prosecutions of Traffickers
  • Supporting human trafficking survivors by providing them access to quality services through a victim-centered, trauma-informed approach

The Baltimore City Human Trafficking Collaborative was started in December of 2017.  The Collaborative is a diverse group of approximately forty stakeholders working together to stop human trafficking in the City of Baltimore.  

The Collaborative is made up of stakeholders from the Mayor’s Office, City Council members, law enforcement, prosecutors, public defenders, judiciary, city and state agencies, health care providers, victim service providers, and more.  The Collaborative operates under the umbrella of the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force which was started in 2007.

The Baltimore City Human Trafficking Collaborative has five active subcommittees.

Contact BCHT Collaborative

Twitter Icon  @BCHTCollab

Instagram Icon @BCHTCollaborative

Facebook Icon  @BCHTCollab

Victim Services Committee 

Araminta Freedom


Baltimore City Child Abuse Center

Baltimore FLY

Better Tomorrow Starts Today

Center for Migrant Affairs

Children’s Home

City of Refuge, Baltimore

Daughters of Charity

Drink at the Well Inc.

Esperanza Center

Greater Baybrook Alliance

Health Care Access Maryland

HER Resilience Center

House of Ruth

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service/Human Trafficking Prevention Project

Salvation Army (Catherine’s Cottage)

Shared Hope International

Tahirih Justice Center

Turnaround Inc

University of Maryland ROAR Center


Woodbourne Center

Law Enforcement Committee 

Baltimore City Liquor Board Inspectors

Baltimore City Police

Baltimore City School Police

Baltimore City Sheriff's Office

Baltimore City States Attorney’s Office



Maryland Attorney General’s Office

Maryland Board of Chiropractors Investigations

Maryland State Police

Maryland Transit Administration Police

United States Attorney’s Office

United States Department of Labor

United States Marshall Service

Public Awareness Committee

All-City Hospitals

Baltimore City Health Department

Mercy Medical Center

Legislative Committee 

Baltimore City Fire Department

Baltimore City Department of Social Services

Baltimore City Schools

Board of Child Care

Baltimore Guardian Angels

Black and Missing Foundation

Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention

Maryland Center for School Safety

Maryland Children’s Alliance

Maryland Department of Education

Maryland Department of Juvenile Services

Maryland Department of Social Services

Maryland Judiciary

Mayor’s Office of Equity and Civil Rights

Maryland Office of the Public Defender

Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

The University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Social Work