Child protection in Northern Ireland Research and resources

Below is a selection of our child protection research and safeguarding resources for Northern Ireland. Visit our Research and resources page for more child protection and safeguarding information and advice.

Child abuse and neglect in the UK today

Research report into children’s experiences of abuse and neglect.

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Translating learning into action

This report brings together key learning from 24 case management reviews completed in Northern Ireland from 2003 to 2008.

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Returning home from care: what's best for children

A report examining issues around children returning home from care, how to address problems of reunification and services that can help.

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Keeping children safe: allegations concerning the abuse or neglect of children in care

Research into the number and nature of child abuse allegations made against foster carers and residential care workers in the UK.

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How safe are our children? 2013

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 2013.

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How safe are our children? 2014

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 2014.

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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.

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Child protection training

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Library catalogue

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