Action on Neglect. A Resource Pack
This resource pack was produced by a small team from the University of Stirling and Action
for Children and the University of Dundee and draws on a year long process of knowledge
exchange with three groups of practitioners and managers working with children in
different areas of England.
The Action on Neglect Resource Pack contains materials
which aim to ensure that practitioners such as teachers, nurses
1. Part of the Safeguarding Children Across Services Research Initiative for the former Department of Health and Department of Children, Schools and
Families. The findings from the research were developed in the book by Daniel, Taylor and Scott (2011) Recognizing and Helping the Neglected Child: Evidence-Based
Practice for Assessment and Intervention. Through
consultation with the practitioner groups and also with parents
and young people who have experienced neglect, it outlines
ways in which barriers to providing a timely response
and help to children might be overcome.
Full reference: Cheryl Burgess, Brigid Daniel, Erica Whitfield, David Derbyshire, and Julie Taylor (2013) Action on Neglect. A Resource Pack. Stirling: University of Stirling.