International Institute of Buffalo

Description of Services

The Human Trafficking Victim Services Program provides culturally competent services to trafficking victims in the 8 counties of Western New York. IIB’s Victim Services Department assists foreign victims with: (1) Shelter; (2) Safety planning; (3) Food, clothing, basic necessities; (4) Referrals to medical assistance, legal services, counseling, ESL classes; (5) Transportation; (6) Interpretation/translation. The Program also: (1) Strengthens cooperation between law enforcement and services providers; (2) Enhances prosecution of trafficking cases; (3) Trains services providers to recognize and report signs of potential human trafficking and provide appropriate assistance to victims; (4) Educates the public to recognize and report signs of potential human trafficking.


Foreign trafficking victims in U.S.

Geographic Area Served

New York

Location notes: Western NY State

Contact Information


Telephone: 716-883-1900

Address: 864 Delaware Ave. Buffalo, NY 14209

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Last Updated on

January 24th, 2013