9.6 C. Relevant websites


Beat Bullying

Beatbullying was started in 1999, and helps young people to lead anti-bullying campaigns in schools and local communities, and then helps the local communities to carry on the work. This is a fully interactive 3D anti-bullying website for young people.

www.bbclic.com

 

Britkid

Website for young people about race, racism and life.

www.britkid.org

 

Bullying UK

This is a website that includes information about bullying for pupils, as well as an email advice service.

www.bullying.co.uk

 

Bursting the Bubble

Interactive game and informative website for young people about issues including domestic violence, sexual bullying and sexual discrimination.

www.burstingthebubble.com

 

ChildLine

ChildLine is a service of the NSPCC (The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children). The NSPPC provides a range of services for children and young people and has statutory powers enabling it to act to safeguard children at risk.

www.worriedneed2talk.org.uk

 

Children’s Rights Alliance for England

CRAE protects the human rights of children by lobbying government and others who hold power, by bringing or supporting test cases and by using regional and international human rights mechanisms. CRAE provide free legal information and advice, raise awareness of children’s human rights, and undertake research about children’s access to their rights.

http://www.crae.org.uk/

 

Free From Fear

This website created by Birmingham Women's Aid provides information for children and young people (as well as professionals and parents) about domestic violence including guidance on provision of support for children and young people who experience domestic violence.

www.freefromfear.org

 

Getconnected.org.uk

Get Connected is a free, UK wide, email and telephone helpline that finds young people the best help whatever the problem

www.getconnected.org.uk

 

The Hideout

Women's Aid created this space to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it's happening to them. It also gives information about the Expect Respect Campaign aimed at young people.

www.thehideout.org.uk

 

Imkaan

Imkaan is a second tier national charity, specialising in domestic violence - especially Asian Women's Refuges, who support Asian women and children experiencing domestic violence.

http://imkaan.org.uk/

 

Kidscape

Kidscape is committed to keeping children safe from abuse. Kidscape is the first charity in the UK established specifically to prevent bullying and child sexual abuse. Kidscape believes that protecting children from harm is key.

www.kidscape.org.uk

 

Kids Company

Kids Company is a charity founded in 1996 in order to provide practical, emotional and educational support to vulnerable inner-city children and young people.

www.kidsco.org.uk

 

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline

Tel: 0808 800 5000

A telephone resource for anyone concerned about a child at risk of abuse

Website: www.nspcc.org.uk

Email: help@nspcc.orguk


NSPCC Asian Child Protection Helpline

Tel: 0800 096 7719

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Rape Crisis

Rape Crisis (England and Wales) provides co-ordination for the national network of Rape Crisis Centres across England and Wales. Rape Crisis Centres provide a range of specialist services for women and girls that have been raped or experienced another form of sexual violence - whether as adults or as children.

On this website you will find information about rape and sexual violence and details of Rape Crisis Centres across the UK. There is also information for family, friends, students and professionals.

www.rapecrisis.org.uk


Refuge

Refuge provides safe houses for women and children when they are most in need, outreach services and other specialist services such as services for women from Asian communities. Refuge also provides individual and group counselling to survivors of violence.

www.refuge.org.uk


Respect

Respect is the UK membership association for domestic violence perpetrator programmes and associated support services. Their key focus is on increasing the safety of survivors and children experiencing domestic violence through promoting effective interventions with perpetrators.

www.respect.uk.net

 

There4Me.com

This website provides online real-time advice, support and information service for young people aged 12-16 years old. It is run by the NSPCC and offers support from qualified social workers. It has loads of static information, an online agony aunt, a private on site e-mail service, a message board and 1-2-1 chat facilities.

www.there4me.com


Whizz-Kidz

Whizz Kidz’s website for young disabled people.

www.whizz-kidz.org.uk

 

Women's Aid Federation of England

Women's Aid is the national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children. It supports a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services. It works to influence laws,  policy and practice by working in partnership with key national and local agencies, raise public awareness as well provide a wide range of information for  survivors, professionals and practioners, general public including the Survivors Hanbook (in 11 languages) and an inter-active website for children and young people.

www.womensaid.org.uk

 

VAW Prevention Scotland

This website brings together individuals and organisations from across Scotland to share expertise, information and good practice, however it is also useful to those outside of Scotland as it contains a resource bank of useful reports and resources on prevention work. Subjects covered include: sexual exploitation, working with children and young people, working with men and raising awareness.

http://www.vawpreventionscotland.org.uk/

 

Children's Commissioner

The Children’s Commissioner for England

Provides information for, and supports the rights of, children and young people.

http://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/

 

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