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If a child is in immediate danger, call the police on 999

ParentLine Scotland is Children 1st's national, confidential helpline for anyone caring for or concerned about a child. ParentLine is open Monday to Friday, from 9am to 9pm, on 08000 28 22 33. Our trained call-takers can offer advice and support and signpost you to another organisation if you need information on a specific issue.

NSPCC - Briefing papers from the NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU).

Respect Me works with all adults involved in the lives of children and young people to give them the practical skills and confidence to deal with children who are bullied and those who bully others.

Stop It Now! UK and Ireland is a child sexual abuse prevention campaign. They support adults to play their part in prevention through providing sound information, educating members of the public and training those who work with children and families. Their helpline can be contacted on 0808 1000 900.

CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK. They protect children from harm online and offline, in partnership with local and international agencies. 

For children

Stay Safe & Have Fun leaflet - download our leaflet which outlines children's rights and responsibilities in relation to sport. 

ChildLine offers help and advice about a wide range of issues. You can call them on 0800 1111.