Research reports published pre-2013 Findings from research carried out by the NSPCC

Read our research reports published pre-2013 into what works in preventing child abuse and neglect. Visit our Research and resources page for more child protection and safeguarding information and advice or browse research reports published in 2017, 201620152014 and 2013

Caught in a trap: the impact of grooming

Our report about what young people told ChildLine about grooming and sexual exploitation in 2011/12.

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All Babies Count: prevention and protection for vulnerable babies

Reviews the current research on the vulnerability of babies to abuse and neglect and presents analysis of the risk factors and suggestions for early intervention.

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Safeguarding deaf and disabled children in sport

DVD resource for trainers to deliver training to sports organisations on safeguarding deaf and disabled children more effectively.

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Partner exploitation and violence in teenage intimate relationships

The first study in Great Britain to provide a detailed picture of the incidence and impact of teenage partner violence.

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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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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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Safeguarding through audit

A guide to help local safeguarding children boards in auditing case review recommendations.

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Experiences of children participating in organised sport in the UK

This study explores the nature and range of negative experiences and harm experienced by children in organised sports settings in the UK. 

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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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Research reports published in 2015

A list of all NSPCC 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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