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

How it is

An image vocabulary for children about: feelings, rights and safety, personal care and sexuality.

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Keeping safe

A series of reports which highlight our findings from research on the development of effective preventative education in primary schools in Northern Ireland.

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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.

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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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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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Qualitative study of children, young people and 'sexting'

Research with young people to discover how sexually explicit texts and images are produced, circulated and used through mobile phones and the internet.

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Returning home from care: what's best for children

A report examining issues around children returning home from care, how to address problems of reunification and services that can help.

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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.

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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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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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