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How to get help if you think your son or daughter is being sexually exploited

Are you worried about your child or teenager?

  • Do they stay out overnight?
  • Have they been missing from home?
  • Do they skip school?
  • Have they come home with money, clothes, jewellery or a mobile phone they can't account for?
  • Do they have an older boyfriend or girlfriend you are concerned about?
  • Are you worried they are using drugs or alcohol?
  • Have they lost contact with family and friends of their own age?
  • Do they lack self esteem?
  • Are they secretive about where they go and who they see?
  • Do they chat with people online they have never met?
  • Are you worried about unsafe sexual behaviour?

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