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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A Delegate’s Perspective of a recent Conference – Glasgow 28th September.
Reflections on Recognising and Responding to Maltreatment Experienced by Disabled Children- Glasgow 28th September 2018 There is significant evidence that disabled children are at greater risk of abuse than their non-disabled peers (Taylor, Stalker & Stewart, 2015) and so it is essential that we continue to develop our understanding of the experiences of disabled children … ContinuedRead More
BASPCAN response to NICE consultation on Child Abuse and Neglect draft quality standard
The NICE Quality Standard for Child Abuse and Neglect covers recognising, assessing and responding to abuse and neglect of children and young people under 18. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement. It is for commissioners, service providers, health, public health and social care practitioners, and the public. NICE has invited comments from … ContinuedRead More
Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation
Join us this October at the Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation Conference 2018! Exclusive BASPCAN discount. The NSPCC has highlighted that the number of CSE cases reported to the charity have risen by almost a third in the past year. These findings reflect the growing risks facing children from sexual exploitation and grooming. Today up … ContinuedRead More