Term information

Term: child protection

Term details for 'child protection'

The protection of children who are suffering, or who are likely to suffer significant harm.

Broader terms
safeguarding children
Narrower terms
custodianship
Related terms
case conferences, child abuse, child protection registers, Childrens Trusts, investigations, serious case reviews, vulnerable children

Search again for:

Related resources
Find resources associated with the subject term child protection

Give us your feedback

Social Care Online continues to be developed in response to user feedback.

Contact us with your comments and for any problems using the website.

Sign up/login for more

Register/login to use standard search filters, access resource links, advanced search and email alerts