SACPA

The Safeguarding and Child Protection Association champions excellence in safeguarding and child protection.

Sacpa (the Safeguarding and Child Protection Association) is the voice of safeguarding, providing a channel to government and other key agencies. The association represents organisations, associations, agencies and individuals involved in safeguarding the welfare of children and adults at risk in the UK and overseas.

Our services include:

  • CPD and training
  • Information
  • Advice, consultancy, policy and compliance support
  • Networking opportunities
  • Resource and policy hub
  • Newsletters and an online forum
  • Government and key stakeholder representation.

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R. Kelly given 30 years in jail for sex abuse

US singer R. Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using his celebrity status to sexually abuse... View Article

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Yorkshire racism case: Andrew Gale will not engage with disciplinary process

Former Yorkshire head coach Andrew Gale will not engage with the England and Wales Cricket Board’s disciplinary process after being... View Article

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Baby boy dies aged just three months – and care services missed several…

The baby, named only as ‘Matt’ died just 24 days after he had been taken home from hospital by his... View Article

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Death of couple from neglect leads to changes by Cumbria’s Safeguarding Adults Board

A review into the death of a couple from neglect by Cumbria County Council has led to changes in how cases are... View Article

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Ukraine: council heads raise safeguarding concerns as UK starts accepting unaccompanied children

Council leaders have issued safeguarding and resource concerns, after the government opened its Homes for Ukraine scheme to unaccompanied children.... View Article

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CQC inspectors brand Affinity Trust service ‘inadequate’

A SERVICE that provides personal care for people with learning disabilities has been rated as ‘inadequate’. Inspectors from the Care... View Article

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How the long shadow of grooming gang allegations changed Oldham’s politics – and…

The appalling findings of a review into cases of child sexual exploitation in Oldham have been revealed for the first... View Article

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Safeguarding jobs round up – 24 June 2022

Welcome to this week’s jobs round-up, where you can view some of the job vacancies currently available in the world... View Article

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Scots primary school teacher who hit woman with belt and attacked her while…

Scots primary school teacher who hit woman with belt and attacked her while she held child is not struck off... View Article

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Rotherham’s Asian communities on grooming scandal’s impact

Asians in Rotherham say since a 2014 report said child sexual exploitation in the town was carried out predominantly by... View Article

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Membership

Sacpa represents organisations, associations, agencies and individuals involved in safeguarding and the welfare of children and adults at risk in the UK and overseas.

Find out more about Sacpa membership...