How to spot the signs of modern slavery

How to spot the signs of modern slavery

How to spot the signs of modern slavery 960 639 City Hearts

These key indicators can help you identify a potential victim of modern slavery

  • The individual may look unkempt or malnourished, with few personal belongings
  • They may appear uneasy and anxious
  • They may have untreated injuries
  • Someone else may be paying for their travel
  • Someone may be speaking for them
  • They may be reluctant to interact with others/talk to strangers/the authorities
  • Have no personal identification on them
  • Unsure of their own address
  • They could be picked up and dropped off from work at unusual times

What to do if you think someone is a victim of modern slavery

  • You can call The Salvation Army’s 24/7 referral helpline on 0300 3038151.
  • If there is an immediate danger to the suspected victim or if you think they are under 18, call 999.