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.


Eight-year-old Robyn's tie dye fundraiser

Thoughtful Robyn has used her creative skills to help other children during the coronavirus pandemic.


Personal trainer goes the extra mile to support Scotland's children

A go-getting Glasgow personal trainer is going the extra mile to support children and families through the coronavirus pandemic.


Children 1st celebrates Volunteers' Week

This Volunteers’ Week we want to send a huge thank you to every Children 1st volunteer.


Children 1st sends joint briefing to MSPs in advance of the debate on the Children (Scotland) Bill

Children 1st has sent a joint briefing to MSPs in advance of the Stage 1 debate on the Children (Scotland) Bill tomorrow.


Team of Ayrshire nurses take on running challenge for Children 1st

This Friday a team of four nurses working on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic at University Hospital Crosshouse are running 10k to raise money for Scotland's children.


Children 1st welcomes Fiona Duncan's appointment to Chair of the Promise Oversight Board

The Scottish Government have announced that Fiona Duncan, Chair of The Care Review, has been appointed Chair of the Promise Oversight Board.


Children 1st welcomes announcement of access to Solihull online for parents and carers

All parents and carers can now access Solihull online to support them to develop stronger relationships with their children during the coronavirus crisis.


Campaigners call for emergency cash boost to prevent child poverty crisis

Over 100 campaigners have written an open letter to the First Minister calling for a direct financial boost for all families living on low incomes to support them through the coronavirus crisis.