UK abuse victims given ‘Ani’ code word to ask pharmacists for help

People at risk of domestic violence during lockdown will be able to signal they need to speak in private
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Smacking children may have lasting impact, research suggests

Call for England to follow Scotland’s lead and give children same protection from violence as adults.
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Church threatens legal action over solitary confinement of children at Rainsbrook STC

A church in Kent has warned the Ministry of Justice it will take legal action unless it moves to immediately end solitary confinement of children at a youth custody establishment. Read the full article on this...

Category - Safeguarding

Harmful sexual behaviour

The Welsh Government has published guidance for education settings on how to prevent and respond to peer sexual abuse, exploitation and harmful sexual behaviour, including digital abuse and exploitation taking place both inside and out of the...