United Kingdom and Northern Ireland
INTRODUCTION The NSPCC (National Society for prevention of Cruelty to children) is the UK’s leading charity specialising in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children. Founded in 1884 as the London SPCC by the Reverend Benjamin Waugh, the NSPCC is the only UK children’s charity with statutory powers that enable it to take action to safeguard children at risk of abuse. ORGANISATION STRUCTURE The NSPCC employs 1,800 people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
NSPCC’S team works within five Divisions: three in England, one in Wales and one covering Northern Ireland. The work is funded by funds raised by a national network of 200 Community Appeals branches and by our central fundraising departments. NSPCC also have 17,000 communities who are vital to the success of fundraising effort. AIMS OF NSPCC It reports that the project aims to influence safeguarding policy and practice .
The new NSPCC policy officer will take responsibility for increasing pressure on central and local government to raise minimum safeguarding requirements for voluntary and community groups to ensure these organisation have the necessary support to keep children safe It aims to make convenient to donate money through hand-held and debit card swipe terminals at major events to support the FULL STOP campaign and by using their credit or debit card to help swipe out cruelty.
It aims to explore strategies and making recommendations to improve mainstream service provision for children and young of African Carribean safe in the community Through its new initiative TALK TILL IT STOPS the NSPCC aims to help people overcome these barriers, so they are able to take effective action to protect children from abuse. A new education programme which aims to help protect children in school against bullying violence and other forms of aggressive behaviours. It will involve peer support schemes, support for school councils ,new teaching materials which will help children themselves safe from dangers.
OBJECTIVES OF NSPCC To mobilise everyone to take action to end cruelty, domestic violence, drug and alcohol, mental health problems to children To give children the help, support and environment they need to stay safe from cruelty To find ways like educating of working children safe from cruelty in the communities To be, and be seen as, someone to turn to for children and young people ROLE MANAGEMAENT IN IMPROVING BUSSINESS Policy and Campaign The NSPCC’s professional campaigning work is backed by the efforts of Partners in Campaigning. These are members of the public who are committed to giving children an independent voice.
Since the launch of the FULL STOP more than 140,000 individuals have signed up to help local and national media and government. Some have helped make representation to the UK Government, the National Assembly for Wales and the Northern Ireland Assembly, and to MPs and local councillors. NSPCC policy and public affairs develops and promotes the external policies of the NSPCC and seeks to influence policy development at government levels via the UK parliament, Ireland assembly, Local Government and the European commission and parliament. Stopping child abuse images on the Internet
Over 4,000 people have signed the petition to change the law to stop child abuse images on the internet. There has been great response, but still requires more people to sign up. The more signatures, the more the Government will take notice. Therapeutic services. More and more therapeutic centers are being set up and are still putting pressure on the Government to ensure all children who have experienced sexual abused have the support they need. Shocking fact is that 70% of children do not get the therapy they need. However,NSPCC continues to provide this vital service to some children.
NEWS AND EVENTS CHILD PROTECTION SUPERVISION SKILLS this enables supervisors and front line managers to create and sustain an effective supervisory framework which ensures safe child-centred delivery of safeguarding activities . PARENT CHILD 2006 this event shows a range of research,policy and practice issues to improve the emotional well being of families . parents an children in the UK and across the world ,this conference also provides a range of services that support happy healthy relationship-s in families and offers programmes and sessions FUNDRAISING fund raising in schools