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Stop it Now! UK and Ireland is a child sexual abuse prevention campaign and helpline. It is run by The Lucy Faithfull Foundation, the only UK-wide child protection charity dedicated solely to preventing child sexual abuse.

We support adults to play their part in prevention through providing sound information, educating members of the public, training those who work with children and families, and running our confidential and anonymous helplineOur helpline is available to:

We believe that child sexual abuse is preventable, not inevitable, and urge anyone with concerns about child sexual abuse to seek help. By working together we can prevent child sexual abuse.

Stop It Now! Helpline

The helpline is available for anyone with concerns about child sexual abuse. Callers do not need to give identifying information. Since 2002 we have taken more than 65,000 calls from over 35,000 people. In the last year alone we helped more than 4,500 people.

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Stop it now! Wales

Stop it Now! Wales is a child sexual abuse prevention project which works across the country to ensure that parents, carers and professionals are as best placed as they can be to protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation.

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Stop it now! Scotland

Stop it Now! Scotland is the national programme for the prevention of child sexual abuse. It conducts various activities to make Scotland's children and young people, and communities, safer.

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Get Help

An online self-help tool for those concerned about their online behaviour, or that of a loved one. It offers information and advice for users of illegal online sexual images, helping to cope with difficult emotions and to change problematic behaviours. The site also holds a section for professionals working with those who have problematic internet behaviour.

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Get Support

A website hosting information and support for people troubled by their sexual thoughts about children and young people; help to cope with unwanted feelings and urges; and guidance about how to manage problematic behaviour.

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Inform Plus

We offer courses for men who have been arrested, cautioned or convicted for internet offences involving indecent images of children, to help them change their behaviour. 

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Parents protect

Our online resource for parents, carers and others who want to do all they can to protect children from sexual harm.

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Support Us

Every day, children across the UK suffer sexual abuse, most commonly at the hands of someone they know. We work to prevent this abuse from happening in the first place - and to prevent it from happening again if it already has. With your generous help and support we can continue our work to protect children from sexual abuse.

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A range of Stop it Now! public information leaflets, posters are available to download or order. Downloading resources are free, but please do consider making a donation.

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The Lucy Faithfull Foundation

Stop it Now! UK and Ireland is a project of child protection charity, The Lucy Faithfull Foundation. Visit the Foundation website for more information about us and our work to prevent child sexual abuse.

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Harris Business Park
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Stop it Now! UK & Ireland

Stop it Now! UK and Ireland is a project of The Lucy Faithfull Foundation. The Foundation is a Registered Charity, No. 1013025, and is a company limited by guarantee, Registered in England No. 2729957.

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