Neglect

Neglect is when you don’t have:

  • Clean, warm clothing;
  • Enough food;
  • A safe place to live;
  • Protection from dangerous situations;
  • Love and affection;
  • Attention when you are very upset;
  • Proper supervision;
  • Enough attention given to your health and diet;
  • Enough attention given to your education.

NSPCCs guide for young people Neglect Matters

 

Click here to read the NSPCCs guide for young people Neglect Matters

Remember that neglect is never your fault, and if you have any concerns talk to an adult you trust, call ChildLine on 0800 1111 or call  Brighton & Hove Children’s Services on 01273 290400