Ask your MP to update the law on child neglect

Child neglect ruins lives, robs children of their childhood and tears families apart. Yet the law on neglect is out of date.

We need MPs to know the law doesn't cover emotional neglect which we now know is hugely damaging to the development of children.

Email your MP asking them to update the law on child neglect

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