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Child Sexual Abuse is the sexual abuse of a child or young person aged under 18 by an adult who involves them in inappropriate sexual activities either with themselves or another person.

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Victim/Witness
I think I know a child being sexually abused
You believe you know a child who is being sexually abused
I have been sexually abused
You believe that you have been sexually abused by an adult
I have been sexually abused but didn’t report it at the time
You wish to report child sexual abuse that happened in the past which you didn’t report at the time
I want to speak to someone independent
You want to speak to someone about abuse other than the police
There are witnesses
Someone saw the incident happen
I don't think there are any witnesses
You don't know if anyone saw what happened
Your situation
I have been touched inappropriately
You or the child you know has been sexually touched
I have been pressured or forced to touch or perform sex acts on someone
You or the child you know could have been forced to sexually touch or perform sexual acts on someone else
I have been pressured or forced to have sex with someone
You or the child you know could have been raped
I have been physically or verbally abused
You or the child you know has been physically or verbally abused
This has happened more than once
This isn't the first time this has happened
I do not speak English very well
English is not your first language and you may have difficulties discussing your concerns
The person who did this
I know who did this
You have details of, or know who carried out the sexual abuse
I’m related to the person who abused me
You may have been sexually abused by someone in your family
I don’t know who committed the crime but I do have a description
You have a description of what the offender looks like
I don't have a name or description of the person, but I have other details
You do not have any description or names of those involved, but do have details such as their address, their place of work, their number plate, online details etc.
Someone I know has details about who did this
Someone believes they have information about the suspect
I don't know who did this
You do not have any details of who is involved in this
Evidence
There is video footage or photos
There may be CCTV, video or images of the incident or offender
There is evidence which could identify the person responsible
There may be evidence such as bodily fluids, fingerprints, footprints or saliva
They left something behind
The suspect may have left an item behind
There are verbal or written comments
The suspect said something, left graffiti, or wrote something online or sent emails or messages
I have injuries
You have physical wounds, bruises or scratches
I don't think there are any witnesses
You don't know if anyone saw what happened
Concerns
This is affecting my mental or physical health
You would like support following this incident
I’m worried no one will believe me or I will get into trouble
You are worried that if you report the incident no one will believe you or you will end up getting into trouble because of it
I'm worried about going to court
You do not feel comfortable taking part in a trial or hearing
I don’t want to be medically examined
You are worried about the medical process and don’t want anyone to examine you
I don’t want anyone to find out what happened to me
You don't want anyone else to know what's happened to you
I am worried that this may happen again
You are worried that the abuse may continue and this incident will happen again