This is what membership means for you:                                                                

We exist to help all child protection professionals - from researchers and academics through to frontline workers in health and social care. Our existing members enjoy all the benefits of belonging to the only membership-based charitable organisation in the UK that supports child protection professionals.

* Free downloadable copy of the highly respected AoCPP journal: Child Abuse Review, written by people from all aspects of child protection with both UK and International contributions. Our latest edition hits the streets (and internet sites!) today so join now and get reading!

* Discounted entry to our acclaimed events, workshops and conferences. These happen all across the UK and feature well-known experts and contributors from our wide network of supporters and colleagues within child protection.

Key events for 2021 include our major Two Day Conference: Exploitation 2021 and Congress - see events for more information. While we cannot run our existing programme of exciting 2020 events in person right now, we are launching a series of podcasts and on-line conferences which members hear about first. One of these will be a major virtual webinar on Aug 5 2020: Abusive Head Trauma: Recognition, Response and Prevention linking to a Special Issue from Child Abuse Review coming out shortly. As a member you will be able to attend for FREE.· 

* Members-only website within our main site with access to Child Abuse Review, plus information on all our local branches and special interest groups.

* Your voice – tell us what you need and our team are there to support you. We help in all kinds of ways, from requests for research or information on issues within child protection through to training needs and ways to get involved locally.
* Many discounts and offers including 20% off books from Jessica Kingsley Publishers

* Regular members’ newsletter with all the information on our events, Child Abuse Review, career development and local meet-ups and social networking opportunities.

* You will be helping to make sure the AoCPP continues to exist to support the thousands of Child Protection Professionals who need our support in this most challenging of careers.

Sign up for your free trial membership today. You receive 3 months membership starting from the day you join up until Aug 31st 2020 - so make sure you sign up before May 31 to get the full three months. We will send you a reminder a week before the offer expires and check again before taking any payment so there is no risk to you at all should you decide not to continue with membership. Once you have signed up, you will receive a Welcome letter with all the details on how to access Child Abuse Review on line, the Members' area and all our newsletters and events.