Donate now to help give a child their smile back

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Right now, children in Scotland are feeling alone due to abuse, neglect and other traumatic experiences.
With your support, we can help them smile again 

How we help

We keep children safe in their families and communities and help children and adults recover from the impact of childhood adversity and trauma.

  • Joe’s story

    Today Joe is no longer the frightened lonely child who arrived at his foster carer’s door

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  • Ashley’s story

    Ashley feels better able to express her feelings. Above all, she feels confident and happy about her future. 

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  • Scott's story

    “We knew that if we ever got stuck, we’d go to Children 1st.”

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