Children & Young People
If you are a Child/Young Person, this part of the website is for you. A child or young person is anyone aged up to 18. The term Child usually means a person up to 12, the term Young Person is then used for teenagers, up to 18.
We can help if:
You are being mistreated or abused by someone and you’re not sure what to do
You think another child/young person is being mistreated or abused
You need advice or need to talk to someone, you can confidentially talk to:
Child line: 0800 11 11
NSPCC Helpline: 0808 800 5000
You can also find ways to talk to us in Reporting Concerns, however this would not remain confidential.