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Why Surrey for Human Trafficking?

LGBT Homeless Youth

Surrey is in the top third of all police force areas in terms of the number of modern slavery victims coming forward. Location ‘hotspots’ within Surrey identify – Walton on ThamesChertsey, GuildfordWoking – as prevalent trafficking areas. Epsom, Leatherhead and Reigate are also areas of concern.

Homeless LGBT

24% of people at risk of homelessness in the UK identify as LGBTQ, out of which 77% claim that this was a direct result of familial rejection (AKT, 2019). There are many challenges that come with being homeless. Lack of economic resources, food and shelter can increase exposure to traffickers. […]