Need Help Now

needhelpnow.ca is a website designed for teens between the ages of 13 and 17. The site provides information to youth who have been impacted by a sexual picture/video being shared by peers (sexting). The has practical steps youth can use to regain control over the situation. This includes information about

  • contacting websites/online services to request an image/video be removed,
  • guidance on involving a safe adult
  • the importance of self-care
  • and recognizing when things have gone too far.

There are also sample complaints and step by step information to request the removal of content. The site was created in consultation with educators, law enforcement officers, crown prosecutors, child development experts, and psychologists, and is designed to assist school personnel and families in responding to self/peer exploitation incidents.

Dated Added:
May 7, 2013
Published By:
CANADIAN CENTRE FOR CHILD PROTECTION INC
Language:
Available in French
Grades:
Grades 10 - 12, Grades 7 - 9
Subject:
CALM and Health
Keywords:
Bullying, Child Abuse, Sexting, Victims of Crime
Link/Download:


http://www.needhelpnow.ca

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