Research reports published in 2016 Findings from research carried out by the NSPCC

Read our research reports published in 2016 into what works in preventing child abuse and neglect. Visit our Research and resources page for more child protection and safeguarding information and advice.

Childline annual review 2015-16: It turned out someone did care

The issues children and young people contacted Childline about in 2015/16.

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Caring Dads: Safer Children: evaluation report

Findings building on evidence of what works in a programme to change the behaviour of fathers whose children have been exposed to domestic violence. Part of the NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series.

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Caring Dads: Safer Children: learning from delivering a parenting programme

Learning from delivering a parenting programme to change the behaviour of fathers whose children have been exposed to domestic violence. Part of the NSPCC's Impact and evidence series.

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Evaluation of the Domestic Abuse, Recovering Together (DART) service

What works to reduce the impact of domestic abuse on the relationships between mothers and children. Part of the NSPCC's Impact and evidence series.

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Evaluation of the Letting the Future In service

Findings from the largest randomised controlled trial of a service to help children who have been sexually abused. Part of the NSPCC's Impact and evidence series.

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Evaluation of Coping with Crying

What works to help parents cope with a crying infant and reduce harm to babies. Part of the NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series.

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Evaluation report on implementing the reunification practice framework

Evaluation of a tool to help social workers decide if a child should be returned home from care.

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Getting help

What children are telling ChildLine about their opinions and wishes for delivery of therapeutic services for sexual abuse.

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Harmful sexual behaviour framework

Framework to help local areas develop and improve multi-agency responses to children displaying harmful sexual behaviours (HSB). Developed by the NSPCC, Research in Practice and Professor Simon Hackett.

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Research reports published in 2015

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Research reports published in 2014

A list of all NSPCC reports published in 2014.

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Research reports published in 2013

A list of all NSPCC reports published in 2013.

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Research reports published pre-2013

A list of all NSPCC reports published before 2013.

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