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.