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Parents Protect (National)

•Information and resources website which aims to raise awareness about child sexual abuse, answer questions and give adults the information, advice, support and facts, they need to help protect children.

•Offer a helpline (See contact details)

0808 1000 900 (9am-9pm, Monday - Thursday & 9am-5pm Fridays)

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Subject Definitions

Child abuse is the physical or psychological mistreatment of a child by his or her parents (including adoptive parents), guardians, or other adults.
Advice in Parenting
Abuse of a sexual nature such as rape, incest, fondling, and indecent exposure. Sexual abuse can cause various physical and emotional problems including lack of self-esteem, self-destructive behavior, anxiety, and depression.