Our values

At Children 1st we are motivated by the desire to make the best possible difference to the lives of Scotland’s vulnerable children, young people and their families. This is reflected in everything that we do.

Young boy smiling1. Respect

Treating everyone with respect and fairness.

2. Integrity

We take responsibility & accountability for our actions and are open and transparent in all we do.

3. Participation

The best possible outcomes are achieved with the active involvement and inclusion of children, young people, their families and our staff and volunteers.

4. Excellence

We strive for the highest possible standards in all areas of our work.


Read our promise to supporters - what you can expect from Children 1st.