Child protection and safeguarding

This section introduces some of the key child protection issues for voluntary organisations working with children and young people.

There is information to help you write a child protection policy on the NSPCC website.

You can also find out more about safeguarding adults.

Guidance on retaining and storing child protection records

Guidance on retaining and storing child protection records

The NSPCC has published guidance to help any organisation that needs to gather and process data for child protection records. The good practice it recommends is compatible with the General Data Protection Regulation.

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