"I THOUGHT I TRUSTED HIM BUT NOW I KNOW HE WAS GROOMING ME"Olivia met Dave on an instant messaging site. He told her he was the same age as her; she was only 13.
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HOW WE FIGHT CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATIONSafe and Sound works to tackle child sexual exploitation and abuse by providing uniquely tailored specialist support to victims and young people at risk to help them move forwards with their lives.
"I’m so much more confident thanks to Safe and Sound""Once we were on our own in the bedroom and he was touching me and I just let him do it. I just thought it was normal."
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