The “Wise Up to Sexual Abuse: A Guide for Parents & Carers” booklet is a valuable resource that aims to educate and empower parents and carers to protect children from sexual abuse. It provides essential information on understanding child sexual abuse, including its signs and risk factors.
The guide emphasises the importance of being vigilant and aware of concerning situations that may indicate abuse. It offers guidance on promoting internet and mobile phone safety, as well as facilitating open and age-appropriate conversations with children about personal safety.
The booklet provides practical advice on responding to children’s disclosures of abuse and provides clear instructions on who to report concerns to. Additionally, it emphasises the importance of ensuring children’s safety even when they are not under direct supervision. By equipping parents and carers with knowledge and resources, the guide empowers them to create a protective environment and take proactive measures to safeguard children from sexual abuse.
What is child sexual abuse?
What to look for
Who are the offenders?
Internet and mobile phone safety
Talking to children about personal safety
Responding to children’s disclosures
Who to report concerns to
Keeping children safe when they are not with you
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