Human Trafficking in Connecticut

Bridging Gaps and Building Dreams: Love146’s Continuous Support as Survivor Care Youth Begin College

September 14, 2023
By Marlena King, Love146 Employment & Education Manager They made… Read more

What Does Your Summer Donation Do?

June 23, 2022
This week is the end of Love146’s fiscal year – we’re so grateful for your support that makes this life-changing work possible. As we...

Why Summer Support is a Game-Changer

June 10, 2022
During the summer, your support is crucial to help Love146 continue to journey with survivors of child trafficking year round. The season can be...

March Updates

March 31, 2020
Supporting children during the pandemic; prevention training with refugee perspectives; our latest Impact Report, and more recent news from Love146.


November 16, 2018
When to-do lists and busyness take over my time at… Read more

“Back to School” Means More for the Children In Our Survivor Care

August 23, 2018
The education of youth is often interrupted by their exploitation. For children in our Survivor Care, re-engaging with school is like trying to climb...

Unpacking the Rapid Response Backpack

May 20, 2018
How can we equip a youth in a short period of time to protect themselves from the dangers they could be facing?

Action Update: Jail Traffickers, Not Victims

March 8, 2018
Connecticut lawmakers are considering a number of bills that impact child trafficking. Among them is a bill would be a powerful tool that will...

The Trafficker of One of the Youth in our U.S. Survivor Care Sent To Jail

June 15, 2017
What does justice look like for the youth in our care? For one youth in our survivor care program, justice includes having the person...

“I used to think I was invisible. But you see me.”

May 15, 2017
Our Rapid Responses help youth understand how a perpetrator uses manipulation, tricks, and force to take advantage of them. We talk about how easy...

My real-life heroes

February 9, 2017
We had people over for the Super Bowl last weekend. We had a Patriots themed party for goodness sakes, with Patriots plates and napkins...

When someone you’re trying to help spits at you… literally

January 3, 2017
I met with a high-risk youth so we could talk and do some safety planning. She made clear that she wasn't going to cooperate,...

All is calm? All is bright?

December 16, 2016
For a lot of us, the holiday season has its challenges. It reminds us how things "ought to be," and we may find ourselves...


June 30, 2016
Our US Survivor Care program has meant the world to children in Connecticut, children we know by name. Individual donors helped start this from...

A Time to Dream

June 15, 2016
There are too many forces in this world that make young people's worlds feel smaller. We've found in our prevention work that the solution...

My Back Pages

April 4, 2016
An inside peek behind "adult" advertising