Game of Thrones star Rose Leslie backs the Banchory Bangle

Scottish actor Rose Leslie has pledged her support to the Banchory Bangle – an annual fundraising raffle in aid of Children 1st.


Barclays donates £100k to support children and families in Scotland

Children 1st has received £100,000 from the Barclays 100x100 UK COVID-19 Community Relief Programme.


Creative Kin – a project with Starcatchers bringing together artists and kinship families

Two new team members join Starcatchers this month to develop Creative Kin, a three-year project bringing together artists and kinship families in North Ayrshire – and we’re delighted to be part of it.


Children 1st joins Food Facts Friends in supporting families at new Midlothian community hub

A new community hub to support children and families has opened in Midlothian - and we’re delighted to be one of the key partners in this lifeline project. The Food Facts Friends Community Hub was officially opened in Penicuik last...


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.