Slavery is not an issue confined to history or an issue that only exists in certain countries – it is something that is still happening today. It is a global problem and the UK is no exception.
Modern slavery is part of the safeguarding agenda for children and adults.
Who to contact for advice in Trafford:
- For children and young people – Stephanie Whitelaw; 0161 873 9618
- Alternatively you can contact Trafford children’s social care; 0161 912 5125; 0161 912 5124
- For adults (18 and above) – Jacqueline Coulton; 0161 873 9513
NHS agencies in Trafford are working in partnership with Greater Manchester Police and Trafford Council to identify cases of modern day slavery and to intervene to protect vulnerable adults and children when they are identified.
Trafford CCG Governing Body Statement: