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Here are the resources we found for child sexual exploitation for parents and families:

7 Signs of Grooming by a Sexual Predator

In this video from Kati Morton, she identifies the 7 stages or signs of grooming by a sexual predator. She also focusses on how to escape from these stages and how to find recovery if you have been groomed. This video is on an emotive topic so please do not watch this video unless you can handle the content.

My Dangerous Loverboy: The Official Music Video

This official music video was created to raise awareness of internal sex trafficking of young girls around UK cities. Internal sex trafficking is a crime. My Dangerous Loverboy aims to alert young people, front line agency workers, health, police and criminal justice professionals to the signs and dangers of child sexual exploitation

Know the Signs: Emma’s Story

“Know the Signs – Emma’s Story” is a victims perspective of Child Sexual Exploitation.

Filmed by West Yorkshire Police with pupils from Airedale Academy “Emma’s Story” is part of the the West Yorkshire Police Child Sexual Exploitation ‘Know the Signs’ campaign. The film shows a victim’s perspective of CSE and aims to highlight the signs to anyone who may be at risk.

See. Hear. Stop the Abuse. Learn How to Spot the Signs of Child Sexual Exploitation

When a sexually abused or exploited young person has something to tell, they need to be Seen and Heard. This video explores how to spot the sign of child sexual assault in a young person. Tyler’s story is used as the main resource in the ‘Seen and Heard’ training for front line staff who work with young people.

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Old Enough to Know Better?

This webpage covers the topic of why sexually exploited teenagers are being overlooked. 16 and 17 are known as awkward ages, but the challenges for those who are sexually exploited are much more than awkward – they are serious.

Keeping the Children you love Safe

This webpage from The Children’s Society aims to help you learn the signs of child sexual exploitation and discover how every person has a role in stopping child sexual exploitation.

Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

This webpage from Rape Crisis England and Wales covers child sexual abuse and exploitation. It is beginning to be acknowledges that childhood sexual abuse happens far more than people realise or perhaps want to believe. Around half of the people who contact Rape Crisis are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

Research/report

If Only Someone had Listened

The Office of the Children’s Commissioner for England, using powers of inquiry in the Children Act 2004, has undertaken a comprehensive two year Inquiry into the nature and extent of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in England. This Inquiry has been the most in-depth investigation of child sexual exploitation by gangs and groups in England.

Online Child Sexual Exploitation: Prevalence, Process, and Offender Characteristics

This review provides an overview of current knowledge and understanding of the process of sexual grooming and exploitation of children via the Internet. Specifically, the prevalence of online sexual grooming and exploitation is explored as well as associated challenges relating to the identification of its occurrence.

Unheard Voices: Sexual Exploitation of Asian Girls and Young Women

Child sexual exploitation is a form of sexual abuse. This booklet covers the unheard voices of Asian victims of child sexual exploitation. This booklet covers the nature of child sexual exploitation, the victims, spotting the signs of child sexual exploitation, the impact of child sexual exploitation, barrier to reporting, and how to reduce child sexual exploitation.

Organisation

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Download

Child Sexual Exploitation Leaflet

This leaflet offers help and advice on how to spot the signs of child sexual exploitation in young people. It answers common questions such as; ‘what is child sexual exploitation?’, ‘what are push and pull factors?’, ‘How would I recognise if a child or young person was being sexually exploited?’ and gives a number of links on how to find help if you think you or someone you know is in that situation.

Blog / personal article

Child Sexual Exploitation: Information for Parents and Carers

This resource provides 4 simple sections to give any parent or carer worrying about child sexual exploitation some information and signposts for other services. The four sections are; spot the warning signs, can you spot the abuser?, report an incident and, child sexual exploitation is a complex problem. With the information included in these four sections, a parent should be more informed about what to look for and where to go if they are worried about child sexual exploitation.

App / online service

Wud U? App

This app aims to look at situations where young people may be vulnerable to child sexual exploitation. It asks the young people to make choices in a variety of scenarios and discusses the outcomes of the decisions. Download this app for a quick and fun education about child sexual exploitation and how it affects more people than you think.

Online course

Keep Them Safe

This quick course from Parents against Child Sexual Exploitation (PACE) is a easy way to educate yourself on the signs of child sexual exploitation in order to aid in better detect this crime.

7 Signs of Grooming by a Sexual Predator

In this video from Kati Morton, she identifies the 7 stages or signs of grooming by a sexual predator. She also focusses on how to escape from these stages and how to find recovery if you have been groomed. This video is on an emotive topic so please do not watch this video unless you can handle the content.

My Dangerous Loverboy: The Official Music Video

This official music video was created to raise awareness of internal sex trafficking of young girls around UK cities. Internal sex trafficking is a crime. My Dangerous Loverboy aims to alert young people, front line agency workers, health, police and criminal justice professionals to the signs and dangers of child sexual exploitation

Know the Signs: Emma’s Story

“Know the Signs – Emma’s Story” is a victims perspective of Child Sexual Exploitation.

Filmed by West Yorkshire Police with pupils from Airedale Academy “Emma’s Story” is part of the the West Yorkshire Police Child Sexual Exploitation ‘Know the Signs’ campaign. The film shows a victim’s perspective of CSE and aims to highlight the signs to anyone who may be at risk.

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Old Enough to Know Better?

This webpage covers the topic of why sexually exploited teenagers are being overlooked. 16 and 17 are known as awkward ages, but the challenges for those who are sexually exploited are much more than awkward – they are serious.

Keeping the Children you love Safe

This webpage from The Children’s Society aims to help you learn the signs of child sexual exploitation and discover how every person has a role in stopping child sexual exploitation.

Research/report

If Only Someone had Listened

The Office of the Children’s Commissioner for England, using powers of inquiry in the Children Act 2004, has undertaken a comprehensive two year Inquiry into the nature and extent of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in England. This Inquiry has been the most in-depth investigation of child sexual exploitation by gangs and groups in England.

Online Child Sexual Exploitation: Prevalence, Process, and Offender Characteristics

This review provides an overview of current knowledge and understanding of the process of sexual grooming and exploitation of children via the Internet. Specifically, the prevalence of online sexual grooming and exploitation is explored as well as associated challenges relating to the identification of its occurrence.

Unheard Voices: Sexual Exploitation of Asian Girls and Young Women

Child sexual exploitation is a form of sexual abuse. This booklet covers the unheard voices of Asian victims of child sexual exploitation. This booklet covers the nature of child sexual exploitation, the victims, spotting the signs of child sexual exploitation, the impact of child sexual exploitation, barrier to reporting, and how to reduce child sexual exploitation.

Organisation

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Download

Child Sexual Exploitation Leaflet

This leaflet offers help and advice on how to spot the signs of child sexual exploitation in young people. It answers common questions such as; ‘what is child sexual exploitation?’, ‘what are push and pull factors?’, ‘How would I recognise if a child or young person was being sexually exploited?’ and gives a number of links on how to find help if you think you or someone you know is in that situation.

Blog / personal article

Child Sexual Exploitation: Information for Parents and Carers

This resource provides 4 simple sections to give any parent or carer worrying about child sexual exploitation some information and signposts for other services. The four sections are; spot the warning signs, can you spot the abuser?, report an incident and, child sexual exploitation is a complex problem. With the information included in these four sections, a parent should be more informed about what to look for and where to go if they are worried about child sexual exploitation.

App / online service

Wud U? App

This app aims to look at situations where young people may be vulnerable to child sexual exploitation. It asks the young people to make choices in a variety of scenarios and discusses the outcomes of the decisions. Download this app for a quick and fun education about child sexual exploitation and how it affects more people than you think.

Online course

Keep Them Safe

This quick course from Parents against Child Sexual Exploitation (PACE) is a easy way to educate yourself on the signs of child sexual exploitation in order to aid in better detect this crime.

7 Signs of Grooming by a Sexual Predator

In this video from Kati Morton, she identifies the 7 stages or signs of grooming by a sexual predator. She also focusses on how to escape from these stages and how to find recovery if you have been groomed. This video is on an emotive topic so please do not watch this video unless you can handle the content.

My Dangerous Loverboy: The Official Music Video

This official music video was created to raise awareness of internal sex trafficking of young girls around UK cities. Internal sex trafficking is a crime. My Dangerous Loverboy aims to alert young people, front line agency workers, health, police and criminal justice professionals to the signs and dangers of child sexual exploitation

Know the Signs: Emma’s Story

“Know the Signs – Emma’s Story” is a victims perspective of Child Sexual Exploitation.

Filmed by West Yorkshire Police with pupils from Airedale Academy “Emma’s Story” is part of the the West Yorkshire Police Child Sexual Exploitation ‘Know the Signs’ campaign. The film shows a victim’s perspective of CSE and aims to highlight the signs to anyone who may be at risk.

Organisation

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Stop CSE – The NWG Network

(Featured resource)‘Every day children are subjected to sexual exploitation. The effects this can have on their lives and their family’s lives are devastating and irreparable. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat child sexual exploitation (CSE), to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside us’

Old Enough to Know Better?

This webpage covers the topic of why sexually exploited teenagers are being overlooked. 16 and 17 are known as awkward ages, but the challenges for those who are sexually exploited are much more than awkward – they are serious.

Keeping the Children you love Safe

This webpage from The Children’s Society aims to help you learn the signs of child sexual exploitation and discover how every person has a role in stopping child sexual exploitation.

Download

Child Sexual Exploitation Leaflet

This leaflet offers help and advice on how to spot the signs of child sexual exploitation in young people. It answers common questions such as; ‘what is child sexual exploitation?’, ‘what are push and pull factors?’, ‘How would I recognise if a child or young person was being sexually exploited?’ and gives a number of links on how to find help if you think you or someone you know is in that situation.

Blog / personal article

Child Sexual Exploitation: Information for Parents and Carers

This resource provides 4 simple sections to give any parent or carer worrying about child sexual exploitation some information and signposts for other services. The four sections are; spot the warning signs, can you spot the abuser?, report an incident and, child sexual exploitation is a complex problem. With the information included in these four sections, a parent should be more informed about what to look for and where to go if they are worried about child sexual exploitation.

Research/report

If Only Someone had Listened

The Office of the Children’s Commissioner for England, using powers of inquiry in the Children Act 2004, has undertaken a comprehensive two year Inquiry into the nature and extent of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in England. This Inquiry has been the most in-depth investigation of child sexual exploitation by gangs and groups in England.

Online Child Sexual Exploitation: Prevalence, Process, and Offender Characteristics

This review provides an overview of current knowledge and understanding of the process of sexual grooming and exploitation of children via the Internet. Specifically, the prevalence of online sexual grooming and exploitation is explored as well as associated challenges relating to the identification of its occurrence.

Unheard Voices: Sexual Exploitation of Asian Girls and Young Women

Child sexual exploitation is a form of sexual abuse. This booklet covers the unheard voices of Asian victims of child sexual exploitation. This booklet covers the nature of child sexual exploitation, the victims, spotting the signs of child sexual exploitation, the impact of child sexual exploitation, barrier to reporting, and how to reduce child sexual exploitation.

App / online service

Wud U? App

This app aims to look at situations where young people may be vulnerable to child sexual exploitation. It asks the young people to make choices in a variety of scenarios and discusses the outcomes of the decisions. Download this app for a quick and fun education about child sexual exploitation and how it affects more people than you think.

Online course

Keep Them Safe

This quick course from Parents against Child Sexual Exploitation (PACE) is a easy way to educate yourself on the signs of child sexual exploitation in order to aid in better detect this crime.