Modern slavery is a heinous and often hidden crime. It includes slavery, servitude, forced and compulsory labour and human trafficking. The impact can be devastating for the victims.

Croydon has the highest rate of slavery in London.

What can you do differently to help combat this crime?

What difference could it make if all the groups and teams in the Croydon professional network were aware and informed about slavery and work together to prevent it?

At the end of these 2 hour sessions, participants will be able to:

  • Define human trafficking and modern-day slavery 
  • Recognise different forms of exploitation experienced by trafficked people and people in modern-day slavery 
  • List common indicators of trafficking and modern slaveryand how they might present
  • Describe common health concerns experienced by trafficked people 
  • Discuss barriers to disclosure, including communication issues and difficulties in accessing services 
  • Recognise risks and safeguarding needs associated with trafficking and modern-day slavery 
  • Assess how to take safe, supportive and appropriate action

Dates are:

Women only sessions: 8 October; 24 October 2018 from 6.00 - 8.00pm

Sessions for all: 15 November; 26 November; 3 December 20018 from 12.00 - 2.00pm 

All sessions take place at Bernard Weatherill House, 8 Mint Walk, Croydon, CR0 1EA

Email elizabeth.uwadiae@croydon.gov.uk to book.

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