Kern Coalition Against Human Trafficking (KCAHT) is a grassroots coalition that was created to facilitate a comprehensive approach to combat human trafficking in Kern County through prevention, protection, prosecution and partnerships.

The coalition members aim to

  • Provide victim services
  • Actively encourage a victim centered and evidence based approach that results in effective protection and prosecution.
  • Raise public awareness through events and media
  • Provide prevention to vulnerable communities
  • Provide and facilitate training for Law Enforcement, Health Care Providers, service providers and other interested parties
  • Perform community outreach to relevant populations