News from NSPCC Learning

Digging deeper than “did not attend”: the importance of considering why a child was not brought to an appointment

Type: Blog

The first in a series of blogs on improving safeguarding practice with words, this article looks at how recording children’s missed health care appointments as "was not brought" instead of "did not attend" can have a significant impact on the wellbeing of children.

Jul 11 2022

Learning Disability Week 2022

Type: News

It’s Learning Disability Week from 20-26 June 2022! We’ve pulled together resources and training to help you protecting children and young people with special educational needs and additional needs.

Jun 20 2022

Podcast: sibling sexual abuse

Type: Podcast

What you need to consider when working with children and families where harmful sexual behaviour has been displayed between siblings and how you can facilitate reunification.

Jun 06 2022

How Safe 2022 conference

Type: Event

Our How Safe 2022 conference focused on empowering others to play their part in protecting children from abuse. Find out more about the key highlights or register for the 2023 conference.

Jun 06 2022

Safeguarding during coronavirus: voluntary and community groups


Information and resources to help everyone in the voluntary and community sector safeguard and protect children and young people during the coronavirus pandemic.

May 20 2022

How Safe 2022 conference - here's what you missed

Type: News

Read the highlights of the NSPCC's safeguarding conference How Safe 2022, which brought together safeguarding professionals from a range of different sectors for two days of inspirational and informative talks.

May 13 2022

Working virtually to support children and families


We've taken findings from our roundtable in Wales and a range of other evidence to develop best practice for you to use when undertaking child protection work virtually, including some of the benefits and challenges you need to consider.

Mar 16 2022

Podcast: understanding denial in children displaying harmful sexual behaviour

Type: Podcast

This episode provides insight into what denial might look like and how you can help children and young people open up using trauma-informed approaches and exercises.

Feb 28 2022

Podcast: NSPCC Helpline’s Domestic Abuse Practice Advisors

Type: Podcast

Learn how the NSPCC Helpline’s new Domestic Abuse Practice Advisors support children and families experiencing domestic abuse in this NSPCC Learning podcast episode.

Jan 31 2022

Safeguarding during coronavirus: school governors and trustees


What school governors and trustee boards need to consider to help keep children safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

Jan 20 2022