Membership Join now Join now Why join us? The Association of Child Protection Professionals is a charity which has been driving improvement in child protection for 40 years. We exist to help children by supporting the professionals who work with them. We provide access to research; quality and affordable CPD; and peer support to anyone working in child protection. We are the only organisation specifically devoted to supporting child protection professionals and researchers in the field. “It is a great community of people who are supportive and committed to working for children and families, for embedding evidence-informed, authoritative practice; great opportunities for keeping up to date through the journal and through the conferences.” Dr Peter Sidebotham, Associate Professor of Child Health, Warwick Medical School Co-Editor, ‘Child Abuse Review’ and Co-Convenor, Congress 2018 Join the Association of Child Protection Professionals as a member and receive: The opportunity to be a part of a UK wide network of professionals The opportunity to develop and deepen your practice based on peer-led learning and the latest research Substantial discounts to attend our conference and events 20% off books with Jessica Kingsley Publishers The opportunity to join or start a special interest group or branch. Work on something that matters to you The opportunity to add your voice and inform our work to influence policy Print and online access to Child Abuse Review, including our new CPD section written by practitioners, for practitioners Our fortnightly newsletter - keeping you up to date on AoCPP activities and what’s new in safeguarding and child protection research and practice. The opportunity to influence how the Association develops - it's your community See types of membership or join now: Join as a student Join as an individual member Join as an agency Join as an organisation 40 years, 40 memberships, 40% off This year we are proud to be celebrating our 40th year. To mark the occasion, we are offering 40 new members 40% off membership! * Join as an individual member - 40th anniversary offer 40% *This offer is open to new members only and only available to the first 40 people who sign up.