Modern Slavery Helpline 08000 121 700
Modern Slavery is happening here in our city. In 2017 the National Crime Agency recorded that there were 1,608 potential victims of Modern Slavery found in London (Metropolitan Police Area).
It is becoming more of a live issue for Parishes in the across the Diocese.
Modern Slavery in London ranges from sex trafficking to domestic servitude, to forced labour, particularly those recruited from the street homeless population and newly arrived migrants seeking work.
SUPPORTING POLISH AND ROMANIAN VICTIMS OF MODERN SLAVERY
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EXPLOITATION IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN
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Next Gathering Winter Night Shelters Refugee and Migrants
Please join us on the 21st May as we explore how can we support every guest from every nation
The evening will be hosted by Angela Afzal, Refugee and Migrant Response Coordinator for Capital Mass
Bishop of London Lent Appeal 2019
The 2019 Diocese of London Lent Appeal on Modern Slavery, builds on the work of the Clewer Initiative, part of the national church’s approach to eradicating Modern Slavery which was launched by Archbishop Justin in October 2017.
To know more please see the links below
Lent Appeal Event Plenary Talks 30.01.19
Hidden in Plain Sight
A Theology of Liberation
Modern Slavery in London
The beneficiary charities highlighted through the appeal
Ella’s Home Working with women in London trafficked for Sexual Exploitation
Kalayaan Supporting migrant domestic workers in London who have been subjected to forced labour or have been trafficked to the UK for domestic servitude.
Love 146 Supporting trafficked young people in London
Rise Project of The Children’s Society Support for boys and young men aged 11-17 in London who have been trafficked.
Tamar Working with women in Westminster trafficked for Sexual Exploitation
Winter Night Shelter Training 09/18
The following talk and links are resources from a Capital Mass Winter Night Shelter Gathering.
Winter Night Shelters Supporting Destitute Migrants
Documents and Links from Bethan’s talk
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants – Legal Advice helpline for undocumented migrants LINK
Praxis – Support for Migrants at risk LINK
Routes Home – Support for non UK Nationals sleeping rough in London LINK
Supporting European Nationals
Written resources for supporting homeless EEA nationals LINK
Eastern European Resource Centre - Advice LINK
The Aire Centre – Advice for EEA Nationals LINK
BARKA UK -support to Eastern European Nationals who are rough sleeping. LINK
Westminster Citizens Advice Bureau - project for EEA Nationals LINK
Modern Slavery in London Gathering 19.06.18
On the 19th June 2018 Capital Mass hosted an event titled Modern Slavery in London. We are grateful to the below speakers for there time and wisdom as together we seek to tackle modern slavery in London. We hope that the talks both help to inform you further and inspire you to action.
Modern Slavery and Night Shelters
Hidden in plain sight
Stopping Modern Slavery in business
Providing hope to women in the sex industry
Stop the Traffik