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.


How safe are our children? 2015

A compendium of all the latest UK child abuse and child protection data for 2015.


Keeping children safe - Online safety

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


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.


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

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


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.


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. 


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.


Keeping safe

A series of reports which highlight our findings from research on the development of effective preventative education in primary schools in Northern Ireland.


Resources for schools and teachers

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Helping schools protect children from abuse and neglect

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