Bullying and cyberbullying Research and resources

Below is a selection of our child protection research, leaflets, guidance, evaluations and safeguarding resources on bullying and cyberbullying.

Keeping children safe - Share Aware

Children are told it's good to share, but sharing too much online can be dangerous. Help your child stay safe on social networks, apps and games.

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How safe are our children? 2015

Our report compiles and analyses the most robust and up-to-date child protection data that exists across the 4 nations in the UK for 2015.

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Keeping children safe - Online safety

Helpful advice and tools you can use to help keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.

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Experiences of 11-16 year olds on social networking sites

Describes experiences of 11-16 year olds on social networking sites and strategies used to deal with things that upset them online.

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ChildLine annual review 2014-15: "Always there when I need you"

The issues children and young people contacted ChildLine about in 2014-15.

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Younger children and social networking sites: a blind spot

Research into the experiences of 11-12 year olds on social networking sites how to protect them.

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Telling about bullying

A story in pictures providing advice for deaf adults to help them find out what they can do when a child is being bullied.

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Sexting: an exploration of practices, attitudes and influences

Findings from focus groups with young people, aged 13-14 years and 10-11 years in England. 

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Qualitative study of children, young people and 'sexting'

Research with young people to discover how sexually explicit texts and images are produced, circulated and used through mobile phones and the internet.

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Resources for schools and teachers

Find anti-bullying resources for your school

Browse resources to help you and your school tackle bullying and cyberbullying in the UK's only library dedicated to child protection.

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Helping schools protect children from abuse and neglect

Learn more about the advice and training we offer to help schools keep children safe from abuse.
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Support for professionals

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We hold the UK's largest collection of child protection resources and the only UK database specialising in published material on child protection, child abuse and child neglect.

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A free weekly email listing all of the new child protection publications added to our library collection.

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Helping you keep children safe

Read our guide for professionals and organisations on what we do and the ways we can work with you to protect children and prevent abuse and neglect.

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Impact and evidence hub

Find out how we evaluate and research the impact we’re making in protecting children, get tips and tools for researchers and access resources.

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Sharing knowledge to keep children safe

Read our guide to NSPCC Knowledge and Information Services to find out how we can help you with child protection queries, support your research, and help you learn and develop.

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