What is child abuse? Child abuse is when someone harms a child or young person. Abuse can be physical, emotional, or sexual. It can also include neglect.
| 21 January 2013
Earlier this month, CHILDREN 1ST responded to the latest report on the Savile abuse allegations, calling on everyone in Scotland to do what they can to protect children. The charity, which has 129 years’ experience of supporting children who have been abused in Scotland, has launched Twelve Top Tips which everyone can follow to help keep children safe.
09 January 2013
In the aftermath of the recent Jimmy Savile revelations we thought you may be interested in reading the NSPCC’s latest Helpline Highlight report, the focus of which is on sexual abuse. Please find below a summary of key findings while you can read a full copy of Helpline Highlight: The under-reporting of sexual abuse at www.nspcc.org.uk/helplinehighlights