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Child sexual abuse blog and podcast from the NSPCC

Last updated by on Wednesday, March 13, 2024


NSPCC Learning Blog

The blog discusses the language used to talk about people who sexually abuse children, as part of the NSPCC Why Language Matters series. The blog looks at terminology, addressing the context in which abuse takes place, and the risks of obscuring the complexity of child sexual abuse through language.


NSPCC Learning Podcast

NSPCC Learning has published the first episode of a five-part podcast series exploring the recommendations made in the final report of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA). The episode discusses: why IICSA was set up; how the NSPCC contributed to the Inquiry; and how the Inquiry engaged with people who experienced child sexual abuse. The second episode looks at data and will be be available on 28 February 2024.