NEW 0-25 SEND Code of Practice approved
The statutory special educational needs and disability (SEND) system for children and young people in England was approved by Parliament on 29 July...
DfE publish CANparent parenting classes trial evaluation report
CANparent trial was a government initiative to examine the development of a universal offer of parenting classes potentially to all parents of children aged 0-5...
Met Police see sharp increase in child sexual abuse cases over the past 6 years
Metropolitan police have drafted in extra officers to the child abuse unit to cope with the ever increasing...
Teens who are sexting could face prosecution under child sex laws
Young people who send explicit pictures of each other are being threatened with prosecution under child sex...
Stamping out FGM and CEFM
New measures to protect millions of young girls both at home and abroad from FGM and CEFM were announced...
101 FREE things to do this summer with your children
Netmums has come up with a list of FREE summer holiday activity ideas to keep your children...
Keep the date: Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) focus week
Safe Network is joining forces with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to raise awareness of safer recruitment issuses and how to prevent unsuitable people from working with children and vulnerable...
Extra FGM training for public sector staff
Extra training is to be given to teachers, doctors and social workers to help them to identify and assist girls at risk of female genital mutilation...
National Parks Week 2014
National Parks Week, 28 July - 3 August, is an annual celebration of the amazing places, people, and things to be found in our 15 National Parks....
National Crime Agency child abuse image investigation leads to over 600 arrests
A six-month operation coordinated by the NCA and involving police forces across the UK has led to the arrest of 660...
New Code of Ethics for police and staff
The Code of Ethics has been produced by the College of Policing in its role as the professional body for policing. It sets and defines the exemplary standards of behaviour for everyone who works in...
Action for Children findings from parenting survey
Survey findings from more that 2,200 parents across the UK with children aged 18 or...
#Youth for Change - summit for girls' rights
This summer, the UK is hosting the first ever Girl Summit on 19 July, bringing together governments, activists and community leaders and putting the spotlight on girls' rights....
New Stonewall campaign 'No Bystanders' calls for an end to bullying
No Bystanders is Stonewall's campaign to tackle bullying and abuse....
Parliamentary inquiry into childcare for disabled children report
Parliamentary inquiry report, 'Levelling the playing field for families with disabled children and young people'....