Information for Parents and Carers

In this section you will find information for parents and carers, from the Local Safeguarding Children's Board.

It includes important information on what to do if you are worried about a child.


Spot the signs


New advice for parents, professionals and young people on the signs of sexual exploitation and how to keep safe.

Barnardo’s has published this set of advice leaflets, available to download below 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.

Get to know the tell tale signs, and a number of practical steps you can take to protect children in your life.