Child Protection Standing Committee updates

Below are summary updates from this committee, which is responsible for championing the safeguarding agenda for children and young people and meets three times a year.

June 2020

RCPCH Child Protection Portal

  • The recently launched RCPCH Child Protection Portal delivers trusted content for those involved in child protection including the Child Protection Companion and the Child Protection Evidence systematic reviews.

Licentiate in Forensic and Legal Medicine.

  • The FFLM have set out details on a route for experienced paediatricians to be able to obtain the Licentiate in Forensic and Legal Medicine (LFFLM(SOC) [c]) via prescribed/equivalent experience. More information can be found here.



For a more detailed summary including updates from the busy committee workplan, a preview of upcoming publications, and links to all the latest resources download the full June 2020 update below.

March 2020

The summary update for March 2020 can be downloaded below.

October 2019

The summary update for October 2019 can be downloaded below.

Further updates to follow. If you would like to get involved or find out more about the committee's work, please contact

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