Child Abuse - What is it?

Child Abuse is anything a person does that is meant to cause harm to someone under the age of 18.

It's not always easy to know what abuse is or what to do about it.

Find out about the different types and how to get support from Childline.

You can talk to Childline about anything. No problem is too big or too small.

Call them free on 0800 1111 or get in touch online. However you choose to contact them, you're in control. It’s confidential and you don’t have to give your name if you don’t want to.