Harmful sexual behaviour Research and resources

Below is a selection of our child protection research, leaflets, guidance, evaluations and safeguarding resources on harmful sexual behaviour.

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News and opinion - Sexual violence and sexual harassment between children in schools and colleges

Advice for schools on what sexual violence and sexual harassment is, how to minimise the risk of it occurring and what to do when incidents occur.

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