Extremism and radicalisation propaganda
London based group Families Against Stress and Trauma (FAST) have created a safeguarding guide for parents on the dangers of radicalisation. Included are testimonies and YouTube clips.
With the increase of mental health concerns in the UK, Young Minds have put together some support for parents. The support is relevant for all kinds of issues including self-harm: Anxiety and Phobias. The following resources may also be helpful: The Anxious Child from the Mental Health Foundation and Worries and Anxieties from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
FGM concerns are paramount in safeguarding children. To learn more or to seek advice the NSPCC website offers some useful advice.
Child Sexual Exploitation
PACE (Parents Against Child Exploitation) offer support for parents who may be concerned about their child being at risk.
GUIDE AND USEFUL LINKS FOR STUDENTS AND PARENTS
The following is not intended to be an exhaustive list, but is a collection of very useful advice for students and parents about the internet use and in particular, the use of social networking apps and sites. We encourage you to look through this material and contact the school if you have any concerns.