I Need Help


If you need help or suspect a human trafficking situation:

  • 911 – Call 911 if you need help for yourself or believe the victim is in immediate danger
  • BeFree Textline – Text “Help” to 233733 (BeFree), Hours of Operation: 3:00pm – 11:00pm EST
  • Clearwater/Tampa Bay Task Force on Human Trafficking Tip Line – Call (727) 562-4917 or email humantrafficking@myclearwater.com to report trafficking crimes or suspicious activity in the Tampa Bay area
  • FBI Tips– Visit https://tips.fbi.gov/ to report suspected criminal activity
  • Polaris Project National Trafficking Hotline – Call 1 (888) 373-7888 for confidential help and information
  • 2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares – Call 211 for community resources related to human services
  • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children – Visit www.missingkids.com for resources for what to do if your child is missing

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