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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Two new charities should oversee safeguarding in Church of England – report

Two new independent charities should be set up to deliver and oversee safeguarding in the Church of England, a report has...

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Banning phones will not make children safer

We are all aware that mobile phones with access to the internet are now used by most children and young...

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Hollie Gazzard murder: School workshops ‘saving lives’

A man whose daughter was murdered by her abusive ex-boyfriend a decade ago says teaching teenagers about coercive control is...

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Think only naive young women get their drinks spiked – think again

There are 12 hours of my life that have always remained a total mystery. What began as dinner and a...

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Safeguarding jobs round up – February 23, 2024

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

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Mandatory reporting duty introduced for child sex abuse disclosures

Teachers and healthcare workers in England and Wales will be legally required to report cases of child sexual abuse under Government plans. People with...

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Taunts, bullying… then groping: how sexual assaults are increasing in schools

Billy (not real name) is now being home-schooled after bullying turned into physical violence. Starting secondary school had not been...

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Tips to safeguarding children from smartphones

LBAWABA – Protecting children from smartphones is crucial for safeguarding their well-being in the vast realms of the internet. American...

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EU opens investigation into TikTok over online content and child safeguarding

EU has launched a formal investigation into whether TikTok has broken online content rules including the safeguarding of children. The European...

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The UK moves another step closer to banning phones in schools

Mobile phone ownership has become standard for people of most ages, and, while there’s a convenience argument, experts and regulators...

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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.

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