The Children and Young People Trafficked for the Purpose of Criminal Exploitation in Relation to County Lines a Toolkit for Professionals - The Children’s Society (March 2018)

 Summary:  The Children Society have shared a toolkit to support children who are at risk of or being trafficked for the purpose of criminal exploitation.

 

 

Description:

The Children’s Society have published, the children and young people trafficked for the purpose of criminal exploitation in relation to county lines a toolkit for professionals (2018).

 

The toolkit aims to address some of the gaps in knowledge and offer suggestion for supporting children who are at risk of, or being trafficked for the purpose of criminal exploitation.

 

The toolkit includes information regarding;

  • What is child criminal exploitation and county lines;
  • The context of criminal exploitation;
  • Some of the factors that may increase the risk that a child or young person can become exploited by others;
  • Some of the barriers to engagement
  • A range of practical tips and recommendations for professional.