Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) celebrate their one-year anniversary
On 1 December 2013 the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) celebrated its one-year...
UK Disability History Month, 22 November - 22 December 2013
UKDHM is an annual event in running 22 November - 22 December 2013 and celebrates the achievements of disabled...
New app for young people to help find local support services
YouthNet launches new iphone app for children and young people to find nearest support services....
New funding stream launched by Cabinet Office Centre for Social Action
New funding stream called the Vulnerable and Disengaged Young People fund is created through the Cabinet Office Centre for Social...
International Volunteer Day 2013, celebrating the contribution and achievements of volunteers
A day to celebrate the contribution and achievements of volunteers across the...
Free online course available 'Protecting Children from Child Sexual Exploitation'
Parents against child sexual exploitation (PACE) and Safeguarding Children e-Academy launch free online course 'Keep them safe: Protecting children from child sexual exploitation'. ...
Google and Microsoft set arrangements to block child abuse web searches
Google and Microsoft have agreed measures to prevent people getting access to illegal child abuse images via web searches....
Children and Young People Now highlight new Safe Network Standards
Children and Young People Now feature the 2013/14 Safe Network Safeguarding Standards and new Standards Xtra....
NSPCC launch online serious case reviews (SCRs) repository
The online SCR repository aims to improve learning and help professionals protect children and young people....
Anti-Bullying Alliance survey finds parents struggle to keep children safe online
New Anti-Bullying Alliance survey published to coincide with activities for next month’s national Anti-Bullying Week 2013....
Helpline highlights for 2012/13 published by NSPCC
The NSPCC has released a report containing statistics and highlights of calls and contacts received by their helpline in 2012/13....
Campaign by ChildLine and the IWF to help young people remove explicit images online
Action taken as new survey reveals 60 per cent of young people have been asked for a sexual image or video and 40 per cent have created an image or video of...
Get involved in the Children's Commissioner's Takeover Day 2013
Takeover Day aims to give children and young people the opportunities to work with adults for the day and to be involved in...
Ditch the Label publish results of the Annual Cyberbullying Survey
Ditch the Label has published the results of their Annual Cyberbullying Survey, which addresses some key questions and issues around cyberbullying and social...
NSPCC publishes 'No one noticed, no one heard: a study of disclosures of child abuse'
The NSPCC has released a report about young people’s experiences of childhood abuse, how they disclosed the abuse and what help was available to...