Could I or Someone I Know be Experiencing Sexual Exploitation?
The following is a PRIVATE assessment to assist individuls in recognizing sexual exploitation. This online assessment is NOT conclusive or absolute and is not designed to give professional advice or diagnosis.
- This assessment does not ask for or record personal information.
- You can quit/exit at any time.
- At the end of the assessment you will be given resources and referrals to reach out IF and WHEN you are ready.
Based on the answers of this questionnaire, we cannot evaluate for certain, whether or not someone is being exploited. Results are intended to give a better understanding of the possibility that someone is being sexually exploited or trafficked.
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#1 Are you in an intimate relationship in which you feel safe and valued? If you are not in an intimate relationship, choose “YES”.
#2 Is anyone isolating you or controlling where you go or what you do?
#3 Have you been asked to perform a sex act (partner, boyfriend, family member, friend) in order to receive payment, food, housing, or other items or to prevent something from happening to you?
#4 Is anyone threatening you or keeping important personal posessions from you (photos, documents, etc.)?
#5 Do you have a residence where you feel safe, appropriate clothing, and food for nourishment?
#6 Do you feel responsible to commit sex acts in order to keep your home or provide for your family?
#7 Do you feel obligated out of commitment or love for your partner, friend, or family member, to commit sex acts with another person?
#8 Has a current relationship forced you away from your family, friends, or other important areas of your previous life?
#9 Are you often afraid of a friend, partner, family member, or other acquaintance?
#10 Do you feel like the result of promises made to you from someone else, depend on your ability and willingness to commit sex acts?
#11 Have you ever wanted to leave your current situation, but felt unsafe or have no resources to leave?
#12 Do you feel pressured to commit sex acts or provide photos/videos for someone else?
If you answered “yes” to any of the following questions, # 3,6,7,10, or 12 it is possible you are in a sexually exploitative situation or being trafficked. If you received a score of 4/12 or above, you may be at risk for being trafficked.
If you would like to reach out or get more answers about your current situation, please contact the National Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888. You can also find out more at Shared Hope International, Polaris Project, and Thorn.
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