Welcome

BASPCAN is a registered charity and membership association providing education and professional development opportunities for child protection professionals, whilst also seeking to educate and inform the general public.

Membership is welcomed from the fields of social work, medicine, psychology, psychiatry, nursing, legal and law enforcement agencies, probation, education and academia, as well as related welfare and voluntary groups across England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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Child Abuse Review

An inter-professional journal for research, practice and policy in child maltreatment. The Journal is a forum for all professionals working in the field of child protection, providing access to the latest research, practice developments and policy issues.

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Membership

Be part of the growing network of professional involved in safeguarding children. BASPCAN members access a range of benefits, including a subscription to the Child Abuse Review, discounted rates at conferences and much much more.

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Events

One of our prime objectives is to provide accessible and high quality, up-to-date training at low cost. BASPCAN run learning events: national and branch conferences, seminars and study days throughout the five nations, as well as a triennial congress.

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Latest news

Poem of the month – January

This poem: a poem in two parts by Niamh, aged 10 and Clare, aged 45                       I This poem moves awkwardly. It lives in the sea, near the shore where the waves crash and poetry is swept onto the beach.   This poem eats slimy … Continued

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Child Abuse Review thanks reviewers

The Co-Editors and Associate Editors would like to acknowledge and thank publicly all those who have served as reviewers for Child Abuse Review during academic year 2016/17.

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