Keeping children safe

Children of secondary school age are in that stage between being young children and young adults. They are still children and are at risk of harm from their own choices and/or from the behaviour of others.

 

See below a number of links to help and guide parents on helping to keep teenagers safe from harm:

http://www.familylives.org.uk/advice/teenagers/behaviour/

https://www.relate.org.uk/relationship-help/help-family-life-and-parenting/parenting-teenagers

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/risktaking_teenagers.html

 

See below a number of links to help and guide young people in keeping themselves safe from harm:

www.disrespectnobody.co.uk

http://www.safedate.org.uk

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

https://www.childline.org.uk/

http://www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/
Why not download a new APP by Childline for your phone or tablet called “For Me“. It is FREE and provides discreet immediate help and guidance for your young people. The app uses all of Childline’s online services – from 1-2-1 chat function with a counsellor, the “Ask Sam” problem pages and entrance to a private locker, in which is a daily mood tracker and personal journal.