A new Children and Adults Modern Slavery & Exploitation Group is being formed to focus on modern slavery and exploitation across the adults and children’s services. This will replace the existing Child Exploitation sub group and link closely with the Serious Violence Taskforce. This group will have an operational & implementation focus with a clear remit for the development and delivery of an action plan to drive forward agendas.
The Children and Adults Modern Slavery & Exploitation Group will be made of representatives from Thames Valley Police, Children & Adults Social Care, Community Safety, Healthcare Services and an Independent Lived Experience Professional.
The sub group has outlined areas of work to prioritise including:
The Children and Adults Modern Slavery & Exploitation Group will come into effect in March 2022.