Guest blog by Emily Buchanan, Research Manager, NFER
Earlier this year, an Action for Children report highlighted that neglect is the most common form of child abuse in the UK today.
Up to one in 10 children across the UK suffers from neglect; it is the most frequent reason for a child protection referral, and it features in 60 per cent of serious case reviews into the death or serious injury of a child. So, how is our research seeking to support those tirelessly campaigning to end child neglect? Continue reading