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Prevent is about safeguarding people and communities from the threat of terrorism both here in the UK and overseas.

Prevent is 1 of 4 elements of CONTEST, which is a Government counter-terrorism strategy which aims to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism.

Are you worried about someone?

If you are worried about a friend, another student or even someone in your community – pass on your concerns to a member of staff like security, your tutors, achievement coaches or the Safeguarding Team. Alternatively, you can call the dedicated Prevent Police number on 0800 789 321.

What happens when you make a referral to prevent

Check out this video which explains the Channel process and tells you how we can support people you might be worried about.

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