As with all crimes, it is important to report suspicions of modern slavery to the police. Do not attempt to intervene yourself - you may put yourself and others in danger, including the potential victim.
In the UK
If there is an emergency and you or someone are in immediate danger, call 999.
If you are on church property, any safeguarding concerns should be reported to your Parish Safeguarding Officer. There is usually a photo of your Parish Safeguarding Officer in your church building.
If you are not on church property, you could report any non-emergency suspicious to the local police on 101 or the Modern Slavery Helpline on 08000 121 700
If you are based in Europe, there are a number of different helpline numbers. Click here to access a list of European helpline numbers.
You can also always call 112 - the European emergency phone number, available everywhere in the EU, free of charge.
Modern Slavery Helpline
If you need advice or support on a modern slavery issue then you can call the Modern Slavery Helpline on 08000 121 700. It operates 24 hour a day, 365 days a year. You can also seek guidance or ask questions through their website.