The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse was set up because of serious concerns that some organisations had failed and were continuing to fail to protect children from sexual abuse.
As children get older, the way they express their sexual feelings changes.
You could try: Encourage your child to make safe choices.
As children get older it’s important to talk about sexually transmitted infections (STIs), contraception and pregnancy.
Try these tips: Talking to your child about sex while they’re still in primary school will help you to work out their level of understanding and encourage them to ask questions.
Don’t lecture your child but talk together and listen.