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Information for Children and Young People

General information about keeping safe:

Information for children and young people who want to know about the child protection system:

Find out how the Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board involves children and young people, here.

Always Remember: Abuse is Never Your Choice and is Never Your Fault

If you are concerned about yourself or a friend contact ChildLine. They have people you can talk to in confidence and it does not cost anything to phone them. You can ring them on 0800 1111.

We have produced a bookmark with Sheffield Young Carers Project, for children and young people called Stay Safe from Harm. You can view it from the attachment below. If you want any hard copies please contact us.

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If you are concerned about another child or young person, follow this link: Referring a safeguarding concern to Children’s Social Care

Helpful organisations:

  • Childline for advice and support to children and young people. Phone 0800 1111 or visit the Childline website.

  • Connexions Direct - information and advice for 13-19 year olds. Phone 080 800 13 2 19 or visit the Connexions Direct website.

  • Kidscape is a Children’s charitythat gives practical advice to young people about bullying and keeping safe. Visit the Kidscape website

  • The Samaritans confidential helpline for young people experiencing feelings of distress or despair – tel: 08457 90 90 90. Visit The Samaritans website

  • Youth Access – Tel: 020 8772 9900. This organisation will put you in touch with local services that offer information, advice and counselling

  • The Hideout - for young people affected by domestic abuse. Visit The Hideout website.