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Child sexual exploitation - advice for parents

What is child sexual exploitation?

Child sexual exploitation is a major child protection issue across the UK. Hidden from view and going unnoticed, vulnerable young girls and boys are groomed and then abused, leaving them traumatised and scarred for life.

Sexual exploitation (Barnardo's website)

Help cut children and young people free from sexual exploitation

What can I do as a parent or a carer?

As a parent or carer, it is important to discuss with children the differences between healthy and  healthy relationships to help highlight potential risks to them.

Barnardo's leaflet: Spot the Signs

Contact us

Merton SCB Administrators
Children, Schools and Families Department
Civic Centre
London Road
Tel: 020 8545 4866

This page was last updated on Friday 23 October 2015

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