Types of abuse
If you're worried about a child, it can be hard to know what to do. We've got information and advice on different types of child abuse, how to spot the signs and what you can do to help keep children safe.
Latest news on child abuse and neglect
Recorded online sexual grooming crimes rise by a third
Thousands of sexual offences against young children recorded by police
200,000 young people may have been groomed on social networks
Thousands of contacts to dedicated FGM helpline
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