Open Access to All
Be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Be flexible to allow support beyond 3 working days according to individual need.
Enable access to legally aided lawyers.
Be transport accessible and, if the Place of Safety is in a rural area, providers should ensure that the survivor is supported back to a place of their choosing should they wish to leave.
Be accepting of self-referral.
Be accessible to those who have been historically trafficked.
Be accessible to all regardless of complex needs.
Promote equality and diversity.
Be able to signpost to pastoral care or religious support if requested, but not engage in proselytization or seek to persuade someone to join a religion, cause, or group.
Treat all survivors fairly and with dignity.