We are neglecting children's emotional and social needs and so we see significant depression, behavioural and developmental problems in children. We also see significant abuse of children. They need real protection, real food, real play, real experience of the world first hand, real and quality interaction with the adults in their lives - and time.
*ensure that vital child protection reforms are fully implemented and resourced, following the death of Baby Peter and other child deaths since
*continue to fund helpline services for children, and for adults concerned about a child’s safety or welfare
*tackle domestic violence from a child’s point of view
*make the internet safer for children
*strengthen the role of the Children’s Commissioner in England
*provide resources for therapeutic services for children who have experienced abuse
The NSPCC has created a campaign website – www.istandforchildren.com/candidate.