Support for Victims

Northumbria Police e-beat abuse help

My hub is a website aimed to provide advice to teens and young adults.

Find more information here.

My Pod is aimed to give young children adivce.

Find advice here.

The NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children) is the UK's leading charity specialising in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children.

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) operates a helpline offering confidential advice to people worried about possible child abuse cases. The helpline number is 0808 800 5000 and is open 24 hours a day.

If you're a victim of abuse and you're worried about what will happen if you report it to the police, you should call Childline on 0800 1111.

Advice for parents, professionals and young people on the signs of sexual exploitation and how to keep safe. 
Barnardo’s has published the set of advice leaflets, available to download for parents, professionals and young people across the UK. 
Sexual exploitation affects thousands of children and young people every year. We can all play an important role in reducing that number, helping to cut children free from this abuse. 
• Spot the Signs - Children & Young People Leaflet (pdf, 397kb) 
• Spot the Signs - Professionals Leaflet (pdf, 188kb)

Say Something 
A 24/7 anonymous helpline aimed at children and young people with concerns about sexual exploitation involving themselves or others. 
You can phone or text the helpline 116 000 for free help and advice.

PACE – Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation

Links to Local Children’s Safeguarding services:

Northumberland Safeguarding Children Board

Newcastle Safeguarding Children Board

North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board

Gateshead Local Safeguarding Children Board

South Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board

Sunderland Safeguarding Children Board