REAL STORIES

All our stories are things that really happened to young people. Most are based on information from where we live; Hull, East Riding, North and North-East Lincolnshire. Some are taken from elsewhere in the UK.

We have broken down the stories into searchable categories. These are free to use and share as individuals, schools or youth clubs and if you would like any further information please get in touch.

Megan’s Story

By the time I was fourteen I lived by myself, I wasn’t really in contact with my family much and didn’t have many friends because I didn’t go to school.

Max’s Story

Like all my mates at 14, I loved playing games online and was really obsessed with some games.

Harry’s Story

Before I had even reached the age of thirteen I was groomed by a taxi driver, even though I didn’t really understand what had happened.

Sharon’s Story

When I was around twelve I was hanging around with another girl who was older than me, I thought it was really cool that she wanted to be my friend.

Jane’s Story

Sam becomes Jane’s first love. He’s older, funny, interested in her and takes her into an exciting world of parties and new experiences. For the first time, she is really in love.