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Here are the resources we found for extremism for parents and families:
Families Against Stress & Trauma
FAST is a UK based organisation providing support to vulnerable families and individuals whose lives have been affected by the trauma of losing loved ones to hateful ideologies and groups.
The Salam Project
The Salam Project runs a number of events and outreach experiences on topics such as gang crime, anti social behaviour, extremism, radicalisation and female hate crimes. They also offer education on more specific topics like female genital mutilation, forced marriages and honour killings.
How Young People join Violent Extremist Groups – and how to Stop Them – Erin Marie Saltman
Terrorists and extremists aren’t all naturally violent sociopaths – they’re deliberately recruited and radicalised in a process that doesn’t fit into a neat patter. In this TED talk, Erin Marie Saltman discusses the push and pull factors that cause people to join extremist groups and explains innovative ways of preventing and countering radicalisation.
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Radicalisation is a process when an individual or group comes to adopt increasingly extreme political, social, or religious ideals and aspirations that reject or undermine the status quo or undermine contemporary ideas and expressions of freedom of choice.
Keeping Children and Young People Safe against Radicalisation and Extremism
The parent and child relationship is the foundation to keeping children safe and supporting their social development and education attainment. This webpage contains tips and advice on how to notice that a young person or child might be radicalised.
Educate Against Hate – Parents’ Resources
Educate against Hate aims to provide practical advice and support to help parents navigate messages of hate. Extremist groups use messages of hate to recruit young people. On this webpage you will find questions and answers about extremisms and resources to help you protect your child.