Sexting

Sexting is where people exchange messages, images or videos of a sexual nature through digital platforms. It is a form of communication that can occur between friends, partners, and people you have met online. It refers explicitly to self-generated content and usually involves sexually explicit messages consisting of naked pictures, underwear pictures, and erotic messages

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Help Resources

Helplines for you and your child

  • NSPCC: 0808 800 5000 (PARENT)
  • CHILDLINE: 0800 1111 (CHILD)
  • CONTACT THE INTERNET WATCH FOUNDATION IF YOU WANT TO REPORT A SEXUALLY EXPLICIT IMAGE.
  • CEOP: MAKE A REPORT IF YOU THINK SOMEONE IS ACTING INAPPROPRIATELY TO A MINOR.