Letter: Summer holidays bring increased risk of forced marriages

forced marriage ring

The regional head of the NSPCC says the long summer break is when young people are most at risk of being taken abroad and forced into a marriage. Anyone – including potential victims – are urged to speak up.

Monday, 31st July, 2017 1:42pm

By Colin Peak

Know the signs to help lift the lid on child sexual exploitation

teenage girl

The NSPCC’s child sexual exploitation service has directly helped 1,866 children and young people who have been sexually exploited, or are at risk of being targeted. Are you able to recognise the signs of abuse?

Thursday, 18th May, 2017 5:15pm

By Colin Peak

Talking to children about loss of loved one: NSPCC share advice

rio ferdinand

Following the emotional insight into Rio Ferdinand’s grief following the death of his wife Rebecca on BBC's 'Being Mum and Dad' programme, the NSPCC share some helpful advice on how to talk to children about the loss of a loved one.

Tuesday, 4th April, 2017 1:07pm

By Colin Peak

Letter: Advice and support not just for Safer Internet Day

Children on a tablet

Whilst Safer Internet Day is a special day to promote conversations with our children about online safety, remember the NSPCC is there all year round to answer your questions and provide support to keep children safe online.

Tuesday, 7th February, 2017 8:45am

By Colin Peak