WHAT IS CSE?
CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATION IS A FORM OF SEXUAL ABUSEWHERE YOUNG PEOPLE ARE MANIPULATED OR FORCED TO TAKE PART IN SEXUAL ACTIVITIES, FOR WHICH THEY, OR SOMEONE ELSE BENEFITS. THIS MAY BE AN EXCHANGE FOR FOOD, ACCOMMODATION, DRUGS, ALCOHOL, MONEY OR SIMPLY FOR AFFECTION OR SECURITY.
HELP & SUPPORT
DISCOVER HOW SAFE & SOUND CAN SUPPORT YOUWHETHER YOU ARE WORRIED ABOUT YOURSELF, YOUR CHILD OR A FRIEND, OR ARE A PROFESSIONAL WORKING WITH YOUNG PEOPLE, SAFE AND SOUND ARE HERE TO HELP EVERYONE END CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATION FOREVER.
FOR ALL PRACTITIONERS WORKING WITH YOUNG PEOPLEWE RUN A COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL PROGRAMME OF SPECIALIST CSE TRAINING COURSES TO HELP PROFESSIONALS WORKING WITH YOUNG PEOPLE, AS WELL AS BESPOKE TRAINING FOR ORGANISATIONS WITH SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS.
It may be sexual chat, being asked to do something that makes you feel uncomfortable such as
sending naked pictures or someone being insistent on meeting up.
You can report it to CEOP (Child Sexual Exploitation & Online Protection Centre).
WHAT IS CSE?
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WORKING TO END CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATIONWe provide support for young victims and
those at risk of child sexual exploitation
within Derby and Derbyshire.
SAFE & SOUND FIRST CAME INTO CONTACT WITH ELLIE* WHEN SHE WAS 14 YEARS OLDAt first Ellie was reluctant to engage with Safe & Sound, she refused to give any life details to her project worker. Ellie’s worker persisted, and gradually, by taking part in some positive activities being held at our project base during the school holidays, Ellie began to access one-to-one support, and began to open up to her project worker.
Read Ellie's Story