Operated by Unseen UK, the Modern Slavery Helpline and Resource Centre provides victims, the public, statutory agencies and businesses access to information and support around modern slavery on a 24/7 basis.
Through the helpline:
- Potential victims are able to speak to fully-trained Helpline Advisors who can help them access relevant services, including Government-funded support through the National Referral Mechanism
- Statutory agencies can call to gain support in dealing with potential victims, and to receive guidance in accessing all the information and tools available through the associated Resource Centre
- Businesses can call for information, advice and also to report any concerns they have about potential instances of modern slavery in their operations
- Members of the public and those delivering services on the front-line can also report any modern slavery suspicions or concerns about individuals, premises or locations
The helpline number is 0800 012 1700. The number is free to call and is available day and night, 365 days a year.