Child Sexual Exploitation

Sexual exploitation affects thousands of children and young people across the UK every year. Child Sexual Exploitation is a Shropshire Safeguarding Children Board priority and as a parent or carer, you could have an important role to play in protecting children from exploitation, helping to cut them free from this horrific form of child abuse.

What is child sexual exploitation?

Who does it affect?

How does it happen?

What are the signs?

What can I do as a parent or a carer?

This information was provided by Barnardo's Cut them free campaign. For more information please visit the Barnardo's website:

Relevant Link:

PACE - Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation

Information, advice and support for parents and carers of children who are - or are at risk of being - sexually exploited by perpetrators external to the family.

Tell Someone

A campaign to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Telford & Wrekin.

Relevant Documents:

CSE flyer - Help us Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children