Neglect: Research Evidence To Inform Practice

Neglect has a wide-ranging impact on children and has a higher prevalence rate than other forms of childhood maltreatment such as physical or sexual abuse. This report by Action for Children shows that a fifth of front-line staff working with young children are not trained to combat child neglect and that neglected children will continue to slip through the net unless early stage signs are addressed. Leadership Briefings Issue 4.06 (42)

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