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Protecting children and vulnerable adults

Child sexual exploitation - protecting children and young people

Information on child sexual exploitation, including how to spot the signs and what to do if you suspect a child or young person is being sexually exploited

Reporting child abuse and neglect

What to do if you are worried about the safety or welfare of a child

Disclosure and barring - protecting children and vulnerable adults

Information on disclosure and barring arrangements in Northern Ireland

Regulated activity with vulnerable groups

Information on activities with children and vulnerable adults that are regulated.

Recognising adult abuse, exploitation and neglect

Information on how to recognise possible signs of abuse, exploitation and neglect

Who to contact if you suspect abuse, exploitation or neglect?

If you suspect abuse, exploitation or neglect is taking place, it is important that you report your concerns