Training & Resources
There is a wealth of training, resources and background information available on modern slavery and related areas. On this page you will find access to a number of these resources, along with links to third party sites that can offer wider help and information to agencies, businesses, those affected by modern slavery and the wider public in general.
To celebrate the Modern Slavery Partnerships 1 Year Anniversary on the 28th September 2016, there will be an article published every day this week considering modern slavery in supply chains.
Day 1 - 26.9.16 - Reporting of Modern Slavery in Supply Chains - Written by Inspector Dave Humphries
Day 2 - 27.9.16 - Modern Slavery - Transparency in Supply Chain Statements - Written by Inspector Dave Humphries
Explore the categories below to find information and resources that are most relevant to you.
Download Leaflets from the Caritas, Diocese of Portsmouth website for public spaces and individuals detailing services available for migrant workers in Southampton and Portsmouth. Languages available are currently English, Latvian, Polish and Tagalog. Please consider using these leaflets where appropriate.
Frontline staff guidance
Download the recently updated (March 2016) Government guidance on identifying Modern Slavery for Frontline Staff:
- For businesses & organisations
- Help to identify and/or support victims
- General information on modern slavery and trafficking
- Helping to spread the word
Resources designed for businesses in the agricultural, construction, fishing, food and hospitality industries.
For free online materials for employers / labour providers.
UK Visas and Immigration modernised guidance for frontline staff for how it identifies and helps potential victims of human trafficking.
The Trafficking Survivor Care Standards, publicly launched in June 2015, aim to provide a blueprint for UK-wide service providers offering high quality care to adult survivors of modern slavery.
Hampshire Safeguarding Children Board has developed level 1 training to increase understanding of Child Sexual Exploitation.
Hampshire Constabulary provides some information and advice on identifying and protecting people at risk of trafficking, exploitation and modern slavery.
The Salvation Army has developed a free e-learning on Human Trafficking Awareness.
COMPLETE THE TRAINING (Includes Audio Output)
The Home Office launched the 'Modern Slavery is closer than you think' campaign in 2014. With the Government campaign promotional materials, you will be able to watch a YouTube film about modern slavery and take a look at the infographic and briefing document, as well as posters and wallet cards offering helpline details.
Stop the Traffik have developed 'Spot the signs of trafficking' flexi-cards.
Safeguarding Child Victims - Slides
Download Barnardo's Safeguarding Child Victims of Trafficking Powerpoint slides - ready to add to your own safeguarding training presentation:
SAFEGUARDING ADULT VICTIMS - SLIDES
Download the Modern Slavery Partnership Safeguarding Adult Victims of Trafficking Powerpoint slides - ready to add to your own safeguarding training presentation:
Key Events AND DATES
Listed below are a number of upcoming events and key calendar dates relating to modern slavery and associated issues.
News and Publications
October 2016 - DAY 46. Is there life after the Safe House for Survivors of Modern Slavery? by the Human Trafficking Foundation.
1 October 2015 - Daily Echo: Hampshire Police have raided nine workplaces across Hampshire as part of an anti-slavery campaign
30 October 2015 - Home Office: Duty to notify the Home Office of potential victims of modern slavery launched
31 October 2015 - Home Office: Modern Slavery Partnership Hants & IOW is noted in the National Crime and Policing News Update
20 November 2015 - BBC News: Former Premier League footballer 'was trafficked for sex'
9 December 2015 - Home Office: Enhanced helpline to benefit survivors of Modern Slavery
9 December 2015 - National Crime Agency: NCA Strategic Assessment of The Nature and Scale of Human Trafficking in 2014
31 May 2016 - the 2016 Global Slavery Index – a critical tool for governments, businesses, NGOs and citizens to understand and respond to modern slavery.