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Don’t become a victim – training resource is launched to safeguard young people from scams

Press release by trading standards detailing how to access a free education resource designed to help safeguard children (from age 8) and young people from scams. Young Friends Against Scams has been specifically created to help leaders of youth organisations, such as scout groups, youth groups, schools and colleges to inform and educate young people on how to recognise and avoid scams.

It incorporates advice and information on the types of scams to watch out for with activities and games to make it a fun learning experience.

"Weeks run from Monday to Sunday. Please note that weeks without communications to schools are ignored and the links will go to the last week where a communication was made in this category."