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The Violence Reduction Unit strives to support practitioners, experts and service users. Below you will find resources and guidance relating to the exploitation sector. Our experts hope you find the information useful in helping to tackle violence:
WM Regional Strategic Exploitation Framework

This Framework has been developed to support statutory safeguarding partners (Police; Clinical Commissioning Group; Local Authority) in their work to develop a robust local response to exploitation. It seeks to set out the key ingredients underpinning a whole system strategic and operational partnership approach.

Download WM Regional Strategic Exploitation Framework

Modern Slavery and Trafficking

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Modern Slavery Helpline: Modern Slavery Helpline -The national helpline and resource centre provide victims, the public, statutory agencies and businesses access to information and support on a 24/7 basis 08000 121 700

Modern Slavery Victim Support Booklet

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Tackling Child Modern Slavery

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WM VRU Exploitation Victim Support Services Directory

Download WM VRU Exploitation Victim Support Services Directory

Resources

The NRM a Guide for Parents

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The NRM a Guide for Parents (Albanian)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Albanian)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Arabic)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Arabic)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Bengali)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Bengali)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Bulgarian)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Bulgarian)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (French)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (French)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Lithuanian)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Lithuanian)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Pashto)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Pashto)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Polish)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Polish)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Portuguese)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Portuguese)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Romanian)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Romanian)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Russian)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Russian)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Somali)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Somali)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Spanish)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Spanish)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Tigrinya)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Tigrinya)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Turkish)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Turkish)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Urdu)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Urdu)
The NRM a Guide for Parents (Vietnamese)

Download The NRM a Guide for Parents (Vietnamese)

Sexual Violence

  • https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ – National organization offering support to victims and survivors of sexual abuse and violence. Rape Crisis England and Wales are an umbrella body for a network of independent rape crisis centres. They promote National Service Standards around the provision of specialist support services.
  • https://www.thesurvivorstrust.org/ – The largest umbrella agency in the UK for specialist sexual violence support services. They also provide specialist training to frontline professionals to promote informed and sensitive approaches to survivors of sexual abuse and violence. Resources available on the website.
  • https://rsvporg.co.uk/ – Specialist sexual violence support agency offering a range of support to victims and survivors in Birmingham and Solihull.
  • https://blackcountrywomensaid.co.uk/ – Specialist sexual violence support agency offering a range of support to victims and survivors in the Black Country.
  • http://www.crasac.org.uk/ – Specialist sexual violence support agency offering a range of support to victims and survivors in Coventry.
  • https://www.barnardosbeacon.org.uk/ – Service providing support to help young people cope and recover from sexual abuse by working with them, their parent and carers, and a wide range of professionals.
Child Sexual Exploitation Guide

Download Child Sexual Exploitation Guide
A Parent’s Guide to Online Safety

Download A Parent’s Guide to Online Safety
A Parent’s Guide to Dealing with ‘Sexting’

Download A Parent’s Guide to Dealing with ‘Sexting’
A Parent’s Guide to Sexual Exploitation

Download A Parent’s Guide to Sexual Exploitation

Criminal exploitation and trafficking

Domestic Abuse

Local Support Services in the West Midlands

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