Female Genital Mutilation
FGM - The Facts leaflet
If you are worried a child is at risk of or has already had FGM, you can call the NSPCC's free, anonymous, dedicated FGM helpline on:
0800 028 3550
or you can email:
If someone is at imminent risk of FGM, you should contact the police immediately.
The NSPCC's website also provides useful information regarding FGM - click here to access.
FORWARD (Foundation for Women's Health Research and Development) is the leading African women-led organisation that works to end violence against women and girls. FORWARD works with affected communities to safeguard girls at risk of FGM and supports women living with the consequences of FGM. Click here for further information about FGM on the FORWARD website and to access support if needed.
Other useful websites: