Child protection services need ‘urgent’ reform as Covid lockdown measures increase incidences of abuse and neglect

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

A new report from the Nuffield Foundation has flagged the need for urgent reform of child protection, citing a 27 per cent rise in abuse in children under five in 2020.

Service budgets are being cut just when children need them most.
Service budgets are being cut just when children need them most.

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