Become a Hotline Advocate


Apply to become a volunteer advocate for Colorado’s Human Trafficking Hotline. This is a remote volunteering opportunity and Advocates field calls and texts from home. Submit the form on this page to express interest and learn about next steps! The next training for new advocates will be held:

  • October 1st & 2nd, 2022

*Please note you must attend training for the full weekend to become an advocate.

Human Trafficking Hotline Support

Colorado’s 24/7 Human Trafficking Hotline is managed by the Laboratory to Combat Human Trafficking. With the support and dedication of incredible volunteer advocates the Hotline and Textline see hundreds of interactions per year. Advocates take calls/texts remotely and are trained to handle a variety of call and/or text scenarios with a focus on connecting callers to the hotline’s vetted list of resources and referral agencies around the state. Bilingual, Spanish speaking candidates, BIPOC, and those with lived experiences or marginalized identities are strongly encouraged to apply. If you’re interested in volunteering to support this critical Colorado resource, submit this initial inquiry form now!


  • Apply

    Every advocate must be pre-approved through our application and interview process. Submit the form on this page to get started!

  • Train

    Approved advocate candidates receive 16 hours of in-depth training in preparation to support the hotline as well as 12 hours of continuing education throughout the year. Advocates are supported by eight Backup Managers and two Hotline staff. Training sessions are typically held biannually in the spring and fall.

  • Call In-Take

    Advocates are “on-call” during shifts they schedule according to their availability. Hotline calls are securely patched through to any number the advocate prefers.

Colorado's Human Trafficking Hotline Advocate Inquiry 

Colorado’s Human Trafficking Hotline

Colorado’s 24/7 Human Trafficking Hotline is managed by the Laboratory to Combat Human Trafficking. Request referrals, report tips, or get help today.

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