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Charities call for ‘linguistic heritage’ consideration in child protection policies and practice

Two charities have joined forces to raise awareness and highlight the importance of language within child protection amid concerns of cultural and linguistic misunderstandings for children […]

2016: What next for child protection?

The following VCF comment was posted online in November 2010 yet the message is largely the same today, as it was then. Again, the narrative is that […]

Why the current future is bleak for BME children in care

VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK seeks to understand why so many children are placed in care, in circumstances that do not benefit them in […]

VCF message to next generation of social workers at UEL

Child Welfare campaigners recognised with honorary doctorates Two leading figures in the fight to protect vulnerable children urged the next generation of social workers to be […]

VCF seeks ‘wider abuse’ inclusion in proposed Victims’ Law

  VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK welcomes the efforts of Sir Keir Starmer QC MP and Baroness Doreen Lawrence to introduce improvements to the […]