Sexual abuse Research and resources
Below is a selection of our child protection research, leaflets, guidance, evaluations and safeguarding resources on sexual abuse.
Our research and resources on related topics
Harmful sexual behaviour
Our child protection research, guidance, evaluations and safeguarding resources on harmful sexual behaviour (HSB).
Child sexual exploitation
Read our research, reports and resources about child sexual exploitation (CSE) including learning from case reviews.
Read our research and reports on online abuse.
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