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NSPCC expands its Talk PANTS campaign with new game

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

The NSPCC relaunches its popular Talk PANTS campaign with a fresh burst of activity and a new app for children, Playtime with Pantosaurus.

Jan 12 2018

New Standards launched to protect Scottish children in sport

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

The new Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport encourage sports organisations to adopt best practice for children in Scotland.

Dec 08 2017

We welcome new team members

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

We welcome Cerri Dando and Denise Richards to the team. Find out about our new members of staff and their roles within the CPSU.

Nov 29 2017

Government agrees to close loophole

Topics: Community and school sports Safeguarding children Type:News article

The Government has agreed to close a loophole in the law that allows sports coaches and youth workers to have sex with 16 and 17-year-old children in their care. 

Nov 17 2017

Childline re-launches its Zipit app

Topics: Safeguarding children Online safety Type:News article

Childline has re-launched its Zipit app. The app aims to empower young people to defuse difficult and potentially damaging conversations.

Nov 08 2017

Government consultation on Working together guidance

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

Summary of proposed changes to England's statutory safeguarding guidance, Working together to safeguard children, and new regulations.

Nov 06 2017

IOC launches safeguarding toolkit

Topics: International sport Elite athletes Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type:News article

The International Olympic Committee launches a toolkit for national and international sports bodies to develop athlete safeguarding policies and procedures.

Nov 03 2017

World Mental Health Day 2017

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

World Mental Health Day takes place Tuesday 10 October this year with a theme of 'mental health in the workplace'. 

Oct 13 2017

Young swimmers thank parents for their support

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

Young swimmers share their experiences of parental support in a video to promote CPSU Parents in Sport week 2017.

Oct 05 2017

Teaching young people to 'Run, Hide and Tell'

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

Run, Hide and Tell. The NSPCC are one of the supporting partners of a new campaign advising young people how to react in the unlikely event they are caught in a gun, knife or terror attack.  

Sep 28 2017