Family life today is complicated and Family Lives understands. We’re the leading national charity providing help and support to anyone caring for children – parents, grandparents, step-parents, relatives – for families living together as well as apart. Call our free and confidential helpline for support
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What you need to know to support your family to have good sexual health and how to keep them safe
While we think that this could never happen to our child, the truth is that teenage relationships are often abusive.
‘Sexting’ is where people share indecent (naked) pictures or videos through mobile phones, webcams and social network sites.
Grooming is befriending a child/young person and sometimes the family, to encourage the child/young person to trust them.
A person under 18 is sexually exploited when they are pressured into sexual activities by one or more person(s) who use their youth and inexperience to force them to have sexual activity.
Children and young people can watch porn very easily via the internet either by accident through website popups and misleading links
If young children ask questions like, 'Where do I come from?' It's important that you tell them the truth - learn how to