With over half a million children estimated to experience some form of sexual abuse each year, the Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse has launched a new suite of free education resources, designed specifically for education settings to support identification and response to concerns of child sexual abuse.
These resources have been designed by education professionals, for education professionals, and include;
• Communicating with children: A guide for education professionals when there are concerns about sexual abuse or behaviour
• Communicating with parents and carers: A guide for education professionals when there are concerns about sexual abuse or behaviour
• Safety Planning in Education: A guide for professionals supporting children following incidents of harmful sexual behaviour
• Signs and Indicators Template