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Bullying and cyberbullying
Advice for parents and carers to help keep children safe from bullying, wherever it happens.
Race hate crime offences against children reach 3 year high
28 May 2019 / News
Childline held 2,617 counselling sessions about race and faith based bullying between 2015/16 and 2017/18.
Talking to children about racism
Advice to help parents or concerned adults understand how to talk to children about race and racism, and what you can do to support a child who’s experiencing racial bullying.
Find out how Childline helps thousands of children and young people with any issue they might be facing.
Childline sees over 6,000 counselling sessions about gender and sexual identity
5 June 2019 / News
Thousands of young people turned to Childline last year for help with issues including gender identity, coming out and homophobic bullying.
Sally was having a difficult time at home and school. At home, her dad was an alcoholic and at school, she was bullied. Sally became anxious and depressed and began to self harm. She felt unable to talk to friends and family but found that talking to Childline helped.
James was bullied for 6 years when he moved to a new school. Speaking to Childline gave him somewhere to turn and helped him to rebuild his confidence.
We’ve got advice and support for you and your child to help keep children safe online.
Protecting children from radicalisation
It can be hard to know what to do if you're worried about the radicalisation of a child. We've got advice to help.
Sexuality and sexual orientation
Advice for parents and carers on how to support their child if they've come out or are questioning their sexuality or sexual orientation.
Children share their stories, from experiencing child abuse or neglect, to struggling with their mental health or being bullied, and how they found hope for the future.
Advice to help parents and carers understand gender identity and how to support a child.
New dedicated helpline to support gymnasts with concerns of child abuse
10 July 2020 / News
We’ve joined forces with the British Athletes Commission to provide free, confidential support and guidance to anyone involved with gymnastics who has safeguarding concerns.
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Types of abuse
We've got information and advice on different types of abuse, how to spot the signs and what you can do to help keep children safe.
Still here, for every child
Many children have been the hidden victims of the pandemic, and the effects are far from over. We need your help so we can still be here for children. Because no child should be left to cope alone.
Keeping children safe at school
School can feel like a scary place whatever age you are - and during the coronavirus (COVID-19). We’ve got advice to help you keep children and young people safe and support them at school.
Witnessing domestic abuse is child abuse. If you're worried about a child, we have advice to help you keep them safe.
Working with schools
We visit schools across the country with our Speak Out. Stay Safe programme, helping children understand what abuse is. We also provide professionals with advice, training and resources.
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