Leaflets and posters Publications for parents, carers, children and professionals

Our leaflets and posters share information and advice to help keep children safe. You can download free copies or purchase print copies from our publications shop.

Our Childline and Helpline posters encourage children and adults to contact us if they need to talk. Our need-to-know guides give advice and tips to parents and carers and are useful for professionals offering parenting advice. We also have leaflets to help protect children from sexual abuse, advice for deaf adults and Core info leaflets for professionals.

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Childline and helpline posters

Childline posters and wallet cards

Our series of posters and wallet cards encourage children to contact Childline if they need to talk.
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Helpline posters

Our series of posters encourage adults to contact the NSPCC if they are worried about a child.
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Need-to-know guides

Handle with care

Advice for parents on safe ways to hold and care for your baby and ways to cope when the crying doesn’t stop.
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Home alone guide

Advice to help parents decide when it is safe to leave their children home alone and how to choose a babysitter or childminder.
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Out alone guide

Advice for parents on how to prepare children for being out on their own.
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Positive parenting

Tips to help cope with all the demands of parenting. Advice on setting boundaries for your child, building relationships and keeping your cool. 
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Worried about a child?

A leaflet explaining the steps that can be taken by anyone worried about the safety of a child.
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Protecting children from sexual abuse

Let's talk PANTS!

The Underwear Rule - #TalkPANTS - is a simple way that parents can help keep children safe from abuse. Join Pantosaurus and parents talking PANTS.
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What can I do?

Parents' guide to recognising the signs of sexual abuse in children.
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Leaflets for deaf adults

Telling about abuse

A story in pictures providing advice for deaf adults to help them find out what what to do when they have child protection concerns about a child.
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Telling about bullying

A story in pictures providing advice for deaf adults to help them find out what they can do when a child is being bullied.
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Core info leaflet series

Bruises on children: Core info leaflet

How to identify bruises that may be the result of child abuse or neglect. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Emotional neglect and emotional abuse in pre-school children: Core info leaflet

Leaflet summarising what we currently know about children under 6 who have been emotionally neglected or abused. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Fractures in children: Core info leaflet

Leaflet on what is currently known about the relationship between fractures and physical abuse in children. Part of the Core info leaflet series. 
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Head and spinal injuries in children: Core info leaflet

Leaflet on what is currently known about the clinical presentation of inflicted head and spinal injuries. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Neglect or emotional abuse in children aged 5-14: Core info leaflet

A leaflet summarising how neglect and emotional abuse affects children aged 5 to 14. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Neglect or emotional abuse in teenagers: Core info leaflet

Leaflet on what is currently known about teenagers’ experiences of neglect and emotional harm. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Oral injuries and bites on children: Core info leaflet

A leaflet summarising what is currently know about oral injuries and human bites in relation to child abuse. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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Thermal injuries on children: Core info leaflet

A leaflet summarising what is currently know about accidental and intentional scalds and burns on children. Part of the Core info leaflet series.
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More information and resources

Keeping children safe

Find out how you can keep children safe from abuse and other dangers, both online and in the physical world.
Advice on children's safety for parents and professionals

Research and resources

Read our latest research, leaflets, guidance and evaluations that share what we've learned from our services for children and families.
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