Determined dad is going the extra mile to support children and families

A determined Wishaw dad is going the extra mile to support children and families across Scotland.


SCVO Cracking Campaign Award for ending physical punishment of children in Scots law.

Children 1st, NSPCC Scotland, Barnardo's Scotland win SCVO Cracking Campaign Award for ending physical punishment of children in Scots law.


Exemptions for children and young people to some coronavirus restrictions will help protect their development

Scottish Government prioritise the wellbeing of children and young people in today's announcement.


Outdoor education sector needs support to help children and families’ recover from Coronavirus

Join the #saveyouroutdoorcentres campaign to support children and young people’s mental health.


Three new multi-disciplinary community hubs to open in Aberdeen city

We are delighted to announce that we will be joining partners, children and families in the creation of three new multi-disciplinary community hubs in Aberdeen city.


World record breaking brothers are in high spirits ahead of fundraiser

World record breaking brothers are in ‘high spirits’ - as they team up with their whisky expert father for a charity event to support children and families across Scotland, tomorrow – 10th September.


Children 1st has been a lifeline for families in Moray

Children 1st has been a lifeline for families in Moray during the coronavirus pandemic.


Scotland faces soaring child poverty without urgent action, End Child Poverty coalition warns

Alongside partners in the End Child Poverty coalition in Scotland, we are repeating calls for the Scottish Government to provide an urgent cash boost to low income families struggling amid the pandemic.


Back to school support service launched for parents and carers

PARENTS worried about their child returning to or starting school have a new dedicated support service for practical help and advice.


Help to talk to your teens about smoking

A NEW online guide has been published to help parents and carers talk to teenagers about smoking.


Volunteers welcomed back to Children 1st Parentline

Caring volunteers who give up their free time to support Children 1st Parentline are beginning to return to the office tomorrow as lockdown restrictions ease.


Families can get creative this summer thanks to Starcatchers

Families supported by Children 1st are set to get creative this summer thanks to an inspirational project.