AoCPP social media blackout: 20th - 24th May 2019

From 20th - 24th May 2019 we will be running a social media "blackout" to raise awareness of the issue of the ways in which the internet can be used to facilitate the abuse of children, and to put pressure on companies and the government to do more. Read more

Child Abuse Review CPD Associate Editor Vacancy

Child Abuse Review is seeking to appoint an Associate Editor with responsibility for the new Continuing Professional Development section of the journal. Read more

Research funding opportunity at Oxford Brookes to study child neglect

Fantastic opportunity for a fully funded PhD to study "How are assessment tools and chronologies used by health and social care professionals to identify child neglect?" Read more

Apply now to join the National Panel for Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews

Apply now to join the National Panel for Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews Applications close on 14th May 2019 Read more

NICE Quality Standard on Child Abuse and Neglect

Following consultation we agreed to formally support the NICE Quality Standard on Child Abuse and Neglect Read more

A new identity for BASPCAN

Our new identity follows a process of review and consultation about how to explain what we do more widely, and symbolises who we are and what we stand for. We hope it will encourage more of those working in the field of child protection research and practice, who are sometimes isolated within their roles, to realise we are here as a community of like-minded professionals sharing knowledge, experience and best practice, and supporting one another in these challenging times. Read more