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

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Safeguarding children: key skills for ambulance, fire and rescue services

Child protection training resource tailored to those working in the ambulance and fire and rescue service, focusing on situations relevant to their day to day work.


Towards safer organisations II

Findings of interviews with adults who sexually abused children or young people whilst working in organisational positions of trust.


Breakdown or breakthrough?

5 short films showing how to support parents affected by mental health problems develop secure a relationship with their baby in the perinatal period.


Whole woman

Leaflet explaining what domestic abuse is, how it affects children and how to get help.


What can I do?

Parents' guide to recognising the signs of sexual abuse in children.


Beat exam stress

Childline leaflet for children and young people that provides guidance on coping with examinations and the stress they can cause.


Towards safer organisations

Key findings of a review of the literature on child abuse in organisations. Aims to inform methods of recruitment in settings where staff or volunteers may come into contact with children.


NSPCC Youth Witness Service Remote Live Link

Evaluation of a service to allow young witnesses to give evidence at Londonderry Courthouse from an NSPCC via a TV live link.


Costs and consequences of child maltreatment

Overview of recent literature on the prevalence, impact and cost of child abuse and neglect.


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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