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Childline annual review 2016/17: Not alone anymore

The issues children and young people contacted Childline about in 2016/17.

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Improving mental health services for children who have experienced abuse and neglect

Analysis of local transformation plans for improving child mental health services, and a toolkit for developing services to support children who have been abused or neglected.

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Minding the Baby: qualitative findings on implementation

Findings from a qualitative evaluation of a service working to improve a mother's relationship with her baby. Part of the NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series.

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Net Aware report 2017: "Freedom to express myself safely"

Findings from a survey with young people about their online experiences.

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NSPCC safeguarding standards and guidance (England)

Recommended standards and guidance to help non-statutory organisations that work with children and young people to put in place clear safeguarding arrangements.

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Stop TIME Online

An anti-online grooming activity pack, helping keep children and young people safe online.

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The characteristics of children who display harmful sexual behaviour

The needs of children with a learning difficulty, younger children and girls accessing a specialised service for harmful sexual behaviour. Part of the NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series.

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The economic cost of child maltreatment in the UK

The lifetime economic cost of child abuse and neglect.

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The right to recover

An overview of what happens to children following the disclosure or discovery of sexual abuse in the West of Scotland.

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