If you suspect that someone has been, or is about to become, a victim of Female genital mutilation (FGM) you can contact us on online or call 101.
If you contact us we will:
- arrange to see you in a secure and private place
- recognise and respect your wishes
- ensure everything you speak to us about is confidential and will not be disclosed to anyone
- take action to protect you
- provide you with support
The charity NSPCC have a dedicated FGM helpline - 0800 028 3550. You can also email them
If you’re worried you may be at risk of FGM talk to someone you trust, maybe a teacher or a school nurse.
If you have had FGM done you can seek medical advice and help from specialist health services.
In an emergency, or if a crime is in progress, then please contact emergency services on 999.
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