Personal stories

Every year, with your help, Children 1st supports thousands of vulnerable children, young people and their families.

Here are just some of the stories of how you make a difference.


  • Joy's story

    When Joy's Mum was laid off work because of coronavirus, the family were overwhelmed by stress. Parentline are helping them cope.

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  • Aminata's story

    After arriving in Scotland scared and anxious, Aminata no longer feels alone and is gaining confidence.

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  • Ali’s story

    "I would encourage anyone who is having difficulties with their kids to get in touch with Parentline."

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How you can help

You can help more children, young people and families in Scotland who desperately need support.

Find out how you can get involved, or if you can please make a donation today.