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Child sex offender disclosure scheme

NSPCC factsheet explaining the child sex offender disclosure scheme (aka Sarah's Law) in England and Wales, why it was developed and how to use the scheme to access information.

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News and opinion - Children in need: statistics 2013/14

2013/14 children in need statistics show a significant rise in referrals and the number of children subject to child protection plans.

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Statistics on child abuse - Comparing statistics

Is child abuse increasing or decreasing? View statistics and information on how child abuse levels compare across the UK and with other countries.

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Impact and evidence hub - Research with children: ethics, safety and avoiding harm

What to consider when conducting research involving children, including research methods and key principles. 

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