“Cut” is a film that is one of our Secrets of Sex documentaries that offer an education in sex and healthy relationships. The documentary travels from war zones to middle America to interview FGM (female genital mutilation) survivors, activists, cutters and doctors to uncover an often-secret practice. We understand that after watching this documentary, you may have questions or concerns. Below are a list of charities and organisations that can offer guidance or support for FGM.

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) >>

Focus on those under-18, when FGM most often occurs. Helpline for those suffering or at risk. Information about how to spot FGM and other sources of support. Visit their website  or call 0800 028 3550

Gov.uk >>

Links to region-specific information. Advice on safeguarding operations available in your local area. Guidance on the law regarding FGM. Visit their website

In addition, some other resources are (all of these are available on one or both of the links above): 

 

Take a look at our TV guide to see when you can next catch 'Secrets of Sex: Cut' and discover new documentaries along the way.