Free resources, leaflets and posters, providing advice and information to professionals about support services. We encourage you to share the resources below with your colleagues and staff, please download, print or display as appropriate.
If you would like to suggest a publication or website please contact us (please see foot of the page for contact information).
Video - Same Risk, Different Gender
A 30 minute video highlighting the grooming and sexual exploitation of boys and young men. This resource is aimed at professionals and encouraging them to make their practice more inclusive of, and more accessible to boys and young men. This resource also encourages professionals to make judgements and decisions based on risk indicators and warning signs, NOT gender.
Please see Cumbria Local Safeguarding Children Board Procedures Manual for the Multi-agency Threshold Guidance and Local Protocol for Assessment.
For schools staff:
For prisons staff:
You can refer content of concern directly to social media platforms - Safety features on social networks
The resources below can be used by professionals to help with a child or parent/carers understanding of Private Fostering:
Private Fostering Posters (PDF) - Please display where appropriate
The NSPCC have created 6 short films showing how to safeguard children within religious or faith settings:
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