Step Up - Week 2 - Salvation Army Canada
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Books / Podcasts / Documentaries

Help us raise awareness about Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in Canada by posting these Social Media Creatives on your Ministry Unit’s webpage and social media platforms.  Download the Social Media – Supporting Social Content Guide to direct when and what you post.

Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking is happening here in Canada and Bermuda.  Whether we realize it or not, it’s happening in our homes, in our communities, in our towns and in our cities across these two countries.  You may think that it is not happening around you – but it is. 

 

Get informed.  Learn more.  Get involved.

 

Read more about this injustice.  Listen to a podcast about modern slavery and human trafficking while out on a hike or cooking dinner.  Watch a documentary that will deepen your understanding.  Check out our recommendations for both adults and children below.

 Stand up against modern slavery and human trafficking so that it is not happening in our homes, in our communities, in our towns and in our cities across our two countries.  You can stand up against modern slavery and human trafficking so that it is not happening here.


Books

CHILDREN BOOKS

There are so many great books out there to help children begin to learn and become aware of slavery and human trafficking in the world around them. Check out this book list for children focusing on prevention, slavery and the underground railway, and two important historical heroes in this Fight For Freedom.  All these books can be purchased at Amazon.ca but we would also encourage you to shop local and check out your neighbourhood bookstore.

Day 1 – Freedom Action Framework

The framework highlights 8 responses.

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Introduction The International Salvation Army’s Fight for Freedom calls for increased fervor in the fight against Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking (MSHT).  It calls us, as an Army and individuals, to carefully and prayerfully consider how we can foil this injustice and practically respond to the pain and damage in its wake. 

Day 2 – Step Up Through Prayer

Learn some ways you can STEP UP through PRAYER.

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Day 2 - STEP UP through Prayer We believe prayer is a foundational and powerful tool as we fight against modern slavery and human trafficking.An essential response to the fight is to engage in prayer.  Ministry units and individuals can do battle through prayer.  Some ways you can STEP UP through PRAYER are: Inviting others to join

Day 3 – Step Up Through Participation

Learn how you can participate

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Day 3 -STEP UP through Participation Every corps is a resource in this battle. We are often serving those on the margins and in communities where no others can reach.We are in a position within our communities to join the fight.  With the assistance of your Divisional/Regional/Provincial MSHT Response Advocate you can STEP UP through

Day 4 – Step Up Through Prevention

Learn up to step up through prevention.

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Day 4 - STEP UP through Prevention Raising awareness and addressing the root cause of modern slavery and human trafficking is a vital element decreasing vulnerability.A key element in the fight for freedom is prevention; this requires us to raise awareness of the root causes of exploitation that can lead to human trafficking.  Working with

Day 5 – Step Up Through Protection and Prosecution

Learn how to step up through protection and prosecution.

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Day 5 - STEP UP through Protection The Salvation Army has a holistic view of health and seeks to walk alongside and serve survivors as they regain their physical, mental, emotional, relational and spiritual health.We want to provide holistic support to survivors as they regain their physical, mental, emotional, relational and spiritual

Day 6 – Step Up Through Proof and Policy

Learn how to step up through proof and policy.

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Day 6 - STEP UP through Proof Ensure our response both contributes to and receives from research and is informed by evidence-based practices. We want to ensure that our response to the fight for freedom both contributes and receives from research. To STEP UP through PROOF, it is imperative to collect data and information from

Day 7 – Step Up Through Partnerships

Learn how to step up through partnerships.

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Day 7 - STEP UP through Partnership The Salvation Army cannot do it alone. We must be ready to collaborate and network with others to achieve our goal.It is by collaborating and networking with others we can see an end to Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking and support survivors.  We can work towards this end by connecting and learning