This article and BBC3 programme covers the topic of whether offenders can change so they no longer offend? This should be part of the strategy for stopping CSA. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/804600bd-1561-410e-af00-23a5f66ac15d
With children spending more time on their devices during lockdown, this has provided increased opportunities for online grooming – our children need to be protected from this. Talk to your children. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-52999552/coronavirus-fears-over-online-grooming-of-children-in-lockdown
Watch this video, it is worth taking the time. It shows what is happening around the country. And our silence is helping it to continue – we have to get involved to force change to protect and save these girls.
This video was created by Chanel Miller, the unnamed girl in the Stanford Assault case in America. The animation and words explain beautifully, her journey. Taking back control after her assault. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ouIxvBMF7Rw
Church of England law states that whatever a member of the clergy is told, remains a secret. This is contrary to the requirement of Safeguarding procedures which require the disclosure to reported. What do you think of their solution? https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/05/30/christians-told-not-confess-sex-abuse-secrets-church-england/
The case of the American doctor that abused countless girls (including Olympians) as he supposedly carried out treatment has shocked the world of Gymnastics. It is eventually coming out how rife sexual abuse is. Listen to this powerful statement made by one of the young girls. Her strength is inspiring.
This is on next week – 4 July. Watch it learn more about institutional abuse and cover ups. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08xgvqn