Tag Archives: Youth

New Home Office Resource – Indecent images of children: guidance for young people

The Home Office has published guidance for young people to help them consider what is meant by the term “Indecent images of children“. The guidance explores the following content: Overview Different terms and what they mean Working together Further information … Continue reading

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“Wud U?” App: New educational app by Barnardo’s for use with young people who might be at risk of sexual exploitation

The Wud U? app has been created by Barnardo’s and aims to educate young people about behaviour that could put them at risk of being sexual exploited, through illustrated, interactive stories. Wud U? will enables teachers and other professionals the … Continue reading

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ChildLine Tackling Sexting with The Internet Watch Foundation

ChildLine believes that “Sexting”(the sending of self-generated indecent images or videos by mobile phone or online) has become so common “it is considered mundane” by young people. In a recent NSPCC/ChildLine survey of 13-18 year olds: 60 per cent said … Continue reading

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