Neglect Indicators paper and blog

Published: 12 July 2022

CPCScotland and CELCIS publication A Review of Scotland’s National Indicators Relating to Child Neglect plus CPCScotland Neglect sub group chair Colin Anderson’s blog Making Sense of Scotland’s Child Neglect Data

CPCScotland communications strategy 2022-25

Published: 12 July 2022

In this three year Communications Strategy, CPCScotland outlines how it will promote its key messages and specific campaigns. The document also outlines how we will target priority audiences, using a range of identified and emerging platforms and channels.

CPCScotland handbook

Published: 12 July 2022

The Handbook for Child Protection Committee’s Scotland provides guidance for members about the structure and purpose of the group along with practical information about how the group delivers on its key functions. The current version of the Handbook was updated in May 2022.

Learning About Neglect Event Series – Addressing neglect and enhancing wellbeing – webinar 3

Published: 8 June 2022

CPCScotland, with support from CELCIS and Scottish Government, are delivering a series of free, online learning events from March to June 2022.

Learning About Neglect Event Series – webinar 2 – Family Group Decision Making for unborn babies and young infants

Published: 13 May 2022

CPCScotland, with support from CELCIS and Scottish Government, are delivering a series of free, online learning events from March to June 2022.

Learning About Neglect event series – Thinking Critically About Neglect – webinar no. 1

Published: 8 April 2022

CPCScotland, with support from CELCIS and Scottish Government, are delivering a series of free, online learning events from March to June 2022.

A National Care Service for Scotland – CPCScotland response

Published: 1 November 2021

This document outlines CPCScotland’s response to the National Care Service for Scotland consultation exercise

Child Neglect in Scotland: Understanding Causes and Supporting Families

Published: 18 October 2021

This framework document from Child Protection Committees Scotland’s Neglect Sub Group sets out a series of guiding principles for local partners across Scotland to help prevent, reduce and manage the impact of neglect on children and families.

For Kids’ Sake… a summer holidays campaign

Published: 22 June 2021

As lockdown finally started to ease in Scotland, our For Kids’ Sake… school holidays campaign was directed at families and friends getting back together after a long period apart. We urged everyone to be alert to signs that all was not well for children and take action if worried.

Keeping Kids Safe Online, joint campaign – media briefing notes

Published: 20 March 2021

CPCScotland supported a joint online safety campaign alongside the Scottish Government and Police Scotland in March 2020. This is a media briefing document we put together outlining how our part of the campaign urged parents ands carers to educate themselves about the risks of online abuse for their children.

Keeping Kids Safe at Christmas – a seasonal child protection campaign

Published: 18 December 2020

As lockdown tightened its grip again in Scotland during winter 2020 and pressure mounted for families, we ran a Christmas child protection campaign asking everyone to be extra observant for clues that a child or children might be experiencing harm or abuse.

Eyes Open campaign 2019 – press release

Published: 20 June 2019

CPCScotland launched its annual school summer holidays Eyes Open campaign in June 2019. The campaign urged everyone to be alert to signs that all is not well for a child.

Media Pack

Published: 29 September 2021

CPCScotland provide specialist information about child protection to the media in Scotland, and offer spokespeople for interview about child protection issues. This media pack provides a summary of what we can offer.