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The University of Northampton

The University of Northampton
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1604 735500
Geographical Focus
Regional levelInternational level
Type of organisation
Academic/Educational Entity
Main Activity Type
Service ProvisionCapacity BuildingPolicy developmentResearch and knowledgeMonitoring and EvaluationPublishing
Quality PedagogyHealth ProgramsChild RightsAccess to ServicesParenting SupportSocial inclusion for Romani and migrant childrenSocial inclusion special needs
Targeted Age Groups
Birth to threeThree to SixSix to TenTen+
Members target groups
ChildrenVulnerable marginilized childrenParents/care-takersEducatorsSocial workersHigher education staffStudents


As an Institution of Higher Education the main focus of The University of Northampton is the education, training and professional development of students at post-secondary school levels from undergraduate to postgraduate and Doctorate programs. The University also undertakes research in order to add to the sum of local, national and international knowledge.


Date: 29-03-2018

A practical guide for child protection in the early years

A new, practical guide shows early years professionals how to create supportive environments for young children who have faced adverse experiences.

Resources and practices

Child Protection in the Early Years

The book Child Protection in the Early Years provides information on what is child abuse and the its causes. It explores how to provide safe, nurturing environments for young children. It also explains the impact of trauma on young brains and explores how practice can be developed.