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

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 … Continued

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Treasurer vacancy

Are you a finance professional with an interest in child protection?  Do you have a clear and critical eye, and understanding of budgets and accounting?  Do you have a bit of time to spare?  If so, we need you!  BASPCAN is a charity which has been driving improvement in child protection for nearly 40 years … Continued

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