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Here are the resources we found for urdu for parents and families:
Child Sexual Exploitation – Urdu
This video is a presentation in Urdu with English subtitles about the tactics used by perpetrators of child sexual exploitation, what makes young people vulnerable, signs to look out for, consequences of child sexual exploitation and how to get help if your child is at risk.
Common Concerns about Mental Health
Many people have similar concerns about what is meant by ‘mental health’ and there is often considerable stigma about seeking support. This video addresses some of these concerns with input from religious leaders and healthcare professionals. This video uses the Urdu language with English subtitles to open up the conversation to as many people as possible.
Forced Marriage Presentation
This video contains a presentation of forced marriage presentation in Urdu by Shaista, Chair of Muslim Women’s Network UK. It explains the reasons that are used to justify forced marriage, the consequences of forced marriage, what the law and religion says and about getting help.
Supporting Young People Online: Information and Advice for Parents and Carers (Urdu)
This downloadable resource is free for parents and carers and aims to educate them on how to make sure their children and young people are safe online. This resource is in Urdu to enable parents to understand online safety. It splits up potential online risks into four categories; conduct, content, contact and commercialism. It gives potential conversation starters for talking to young people about their internet use. Following this is advice about what you can do right now, and SMART rules for young children with an alternative five tips for teens.