Information Service The most current and comprehensive source of information on child protection

Woman wearing headset and looking at computer screenOur Information Service can help you find the latest policy, practice, research and news on child protection and related subjects. And, it's free. To find out how we can help you with your child protection questions and research, call 0808 800 5000, email help@nspcc.org.uk or submit an enquiry.

Our library holds over 30,000 books and other resources on child protection and related subjects. You can:

  • search our library catalogue online 
  • contact one of our information specialists to request a literature search
  • visit our library in person

We provide a wealth of information and resources online, including statistics, briefings and fact sheets on a range of topics, including neglect, physical abuse in high risk families, and sexual abuse.

If you can't find the answers you're looking for on our website, contact one of our information specialists with any enquiry on child protection and related subjects.

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Contact our Information Service

Our free service for people working with children help you find the latest policy, practice, research and news on child protection and related subjects.

For more information, call us or email help@nspcc.org.uk.

0808 800 5000

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CASPAR

Our Current Awareness Service for Practice, Policy And Research delivers free weekly email alerts to keep you up-to-date with all the latest safeguarding and child protection news.

CASPAR is currently being upgraded but you can still sign up by contacting our Information Service.

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Research and resources

Search our library of child protection research and safeguarding resources.
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