'child protection' blog posts:
14 May 2013
Record number of children protected from abusers
There has been an 85 per cent rise in the number of children protected from potential online sexual abusers and predators.
25 Apr 2013
NSPCC reports 3,000 children repeatedly missing from care
Almost 3,000 children repeatedly went missing from care last year, according to figures published by the NSPCC, with one child going missing on 67 occasions.
18 Mar 2013
1.5m adults 'stumble upon' child pornography
Internet Watch Foundation finds 1.5 million people have found child porn accidentially yet 40 per cent do not know how to report it and 12 per cent would ignore it.
11 Mar 2013
NSPCC urges more focus on child neglect
Neglect should be treated with the same urgency as physical or sexual abuse, says NSPCC.
21 Nov 2012
Children's commissioner report on child sexual exploitation
Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Gangs and Groups by the Office of the Children's Commissioner interim report findings.
7 Nov 2012
Child protection system fails older children
Education select committee of MPs calls for the system to be reviewed urgently.
1 Nov 2012
Sue Berelowitz to address YoungMinds conference.
Deputy children's commissioner to address YoungMinds conference ahead of inquiry results into chil exploitation.
31 Oct 2012
Supporting your child to recover from sexual abuse
Jane Petrie, the NSPCC’s parenting adviser talks about the charity’s new resource for parents who are worried their child has been sexually abused.
26 Sep 2012
Number of children in care rises
Department for Education figures show that the number of children in care has risen but so has the number of adoptions.
4 Sep 2012
Beauty pageant sparks outrage
Campaigners criticise Miss Glitz Sparkle event as an over-sexualisation of young children.