ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE

 

For Immediate Release

December 27, 2022

 

Public Relations Department Presents “End It!”:

A Forum Against Human Trafficking

 

ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga.- National Human Trafficking Awareness Day is January 11. In recognition of this day Rockdale County Public Relations department invites everyone to wear blue (#WearBlueDay), and attend “End IT!” a forum against Human Trafficking. The forum will be held at the Rockdale County Auditorium (903 Main Street, Conyers GA) on January 11, 2023 – doors open at 6:30 pm.

Panelist speakers at the forum include Dr. Nicole Haig from Northside Hospital, DeBaja Coleman from the Department of Juvenile Justice, Kayla Peeples from DDS Commercial Transportation, Judge Maureen Wood from Rockdale County Juvenile Court and many more.

Human trafficking, which includes sex trafficking and forced labor, affects an estimated 25 million people and is growing globally. Victims can be of any nationality, age, socioeconomic status, or gender. Learn more about the signs of Human Trafficking, how to avoid being targeted, what to do in an emergency and what you can do to help “END IT” by attending the forum on January 11, 2023.

For more information, please email Melisa.Mims@rockdalecountyga.gov or call 770-278-7050.

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