With a reduction of face-to-face services, Covid-19 has created new challenges to identifying potential victims of modern slavery. To support…FIND OUT MORE
“By working in Partnership, we can work more effectively to ensure organisations have the knowledge and resources to identify and protect potential victims, whilst also holding those accountable who commit this crime.”
Bill Hotchkiss, Partnership Chair (Doncaster Council)
Modern Slavery is an umbrella term for activities involving the exploitation of person(s) for the benefit of others; it includes, slavery, servitude, forced or compulsory labour and human trafficking.
We are a group of statutory and non-statutory organisations which meet on a voluntary basis to ensure South Yorkshire is a place of safety for survivors, a hostile area for those who exploit others and a leading influence on national priorities relating to modern slavery and human trafficking.
Resources and training are available to equip frontline professionals, those working in the community, and the public across South Yorkshire, with the knowledge of what modern slavery is and the confidence to respond appropriately.