Specialist Areas

Safeguarding Specialist Area Resources

Department for Education

Bullying, including Cyberbullying

Advice for headteachers, staff and governing bodies

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HM Government

Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)

Advice for practitioners

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Gov.uk

Domestic violence

Find out about domestic violence and abuse, coercive control, disclosure scheme, protection notices, domestic homicide reviews and advisers.

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DfE & ACPO

Drugs

Advice for local authorities, headteachers, school staff and governing bodies

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Department for Children, Schools & Families

Fabricated and Induced Illness

Supplementary guidance to Working Together to Safeguard Children

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National Working Group on Child Abuse Linked to Faith or Belief

Faith Abuse

National action to tackle child abuse linked to faith or belief

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Gov.uk

Forced Marriage

Information and practice guidelines for professionals protecting, advising and supporting victims.

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Home Office

Gangs and Youth Violence

Preventing youth violence and gang involvement
Practical advice for schools and colleges

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Gov.uk

Gender based violence

Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG)

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CEOP

Sexting

Definition of and guidance about sexting

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