Relationships

  • Your relationships are usually a private matter – but your rights are there to protect you if you get into trouble
  • From a very young age you will find that you build relationships with many different people
  • Relationships can be complicated, and you should feel able to ask for help if you are finding things difficult
You have relationships with lots of different people – your parents, teachers, and other adults, your friends, other children and young people at school and where you live. As we get older, our relationships become more complex and sometimes it can be hard to work out where we stand, and what is right or wrong. Some people can trick us into behaving in ways that we don’t want and we can end up getting hurt. You may be confused about your sexuality and what that means.

My Rights
Sex and consent
My family
Getting serious
Friends and other children
Doing things I don't want to do
Other adults