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Pressure on government to Close the Loophole

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type:News article

An NSPCC campaign to stop children being preyed upon as soon as they turn 16 has triggered a review of the Sexual Offences Act. Sign up to support the NSPCC's campaign to close this loophole.

Jul 16 2020

A new lead in a new era

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type:News article

Michelle North, new Service Head of the CPSU, talks to us about taking over the leadership of the team during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Jul 01 2020

Supporting parents during the coronavirus pandemic

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Help parents involved in your sport during the coronavirus pandemic with these useful tips. 

May 19 2020

NSPCC warns of Zoom security risks

Topics: Safeguarding children Online safety Type:News article

NSPCC warns the public about the risks of using Zoom as new Zoombombing incidents expose children to indecent material. 

May 15 2020

The importance of safeguarding during the coronavirus pandemic

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Safeguarding is still a priority even if sport and other physical activities for young people have come to a standstill.

Apr 28 2020

New mental health in sport content

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Information about mental health and wellbeing to help clubs create a mentally healthy and safe environment.

Apr 22 2020

Listen to our podcast on safeguarding at sports events

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

CPSU podcast that discusses how your organisation can ensure your event stays safe for all children and young people.

Feb 26 2020

We’re backing human rights declaration

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type:News article

The CPSU has signed up to the Declaration on Sport and Human Rights, joining major sports bodies from Northern Ireland and beyond.

Feb 11 2020

Helping adults respond to children disclosing abuse

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

The NSPCC has created new resources to help adults respond to a child who raises a concern.

Jan 09 2020

Angles: Supporting individuals to share their experiences of abuse

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

We talk to Alana Avery at On Road Media about the work of Angles and learn more about their work with people with lived experiences of abuse.

Nov 18 2019