Over 100 people attended our #FACEit Conference on 15th March and we would like to thank everybody who was involved. Members from local faith groups, businesses, the Council, Police, Schools, as well as charities such as the Children’s Society and Barnardos, were represented. BBC Three Counties Radio covered the event and described it as a, … Continue reading #FACEit Update
FACES are pleased to announce our upcoming conference, headlined “#FACEit.” The aim of this conference is to raise awareness about our recent work, inform participants about the realities of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) in Luton and invite partnerships that will help develop and mobilise our aims. We have an exciting timetable for the evening, including … Continue reading #FACEit Conference
In February, the Department for Education released an updated definition of CSE with guidance for professionals. The University of Bedfordshire was commissioned to write the guidance that accompanies the statutory definition, and you can read it here The new definition is as follows: Child sexual exploitation is a form of child sexual abuse. It occurs … Continue reading New definition and guidance
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On July 20 a group of Christians and Muslims in Luton launched FACES - Faiths Against Child Sexual Exploitation. It was the first milestone in a journey where a group of us had come together to engage with one of the great scourges of our society, the sexual abuse of children and young people by … Continue reading Launching FACES