Health and Social Care

By Laura Sharman | February 22, 2017

Professionals urged to spot ‘soft’ signs of child abuse

Professionals urged to spot ‘soft’ signs of child abuse

Social workers and other people that work with children have been urged to spot the ‘soft’ signs that a child is being abused.

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