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CHILDREN 1ST

Record Number: 2117

Address:
Children 1st
83 Whitehouse Loan
Edinburgh
EH9 1AT

Phone: 0131 446 2300

ParentLine Scotland: 08000 28 22 33

Email: cfs@children1st.org.uk Website: http://www.children1st.org.uk

Services

CHILDREN 1ST supports families under stress, protects children from harm and neglect, helps them recover from abuse and promotes children's rights and interests. For over 120 years CHILDREN 1ST (The Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children) has been working to give every child in Scotland a safe and secure childhood.

CHILDREN 1ST works with children, young people, parents and carers, individually and in group settings to:

  • build support networks and reduce social isolation
  • enhance parenting confidence and skills
  • help children build on their personal strengths and abilities, and fulfil their potential
  • prevent family breakdown
  • promote childrens safety and well being

Each of the centres / projects is well established in the wider network of child care agencies.

CHILDREN 1ST staff provide consultation and training to statutory and voluntary agencies in their local area.

Practice placements are provided to students of social work and nursery education across Scotland.

In a number of programmes, trained and committed volunteers provide an invaluable contribution to the organisations care work.

Services in Aberdeen include:

Corrieneuchin Project
Tel: 01224 251150
Email: aberdeencity@children1st.org.uk

Services in Aberdeenshire include:

Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire - Transitions

Early Years Intervention

Mediation in Education

Services in Moray include:

Rights Advocacy and Mediation

Stronger Safer Families

For information on services in other areas of Scotland please contact Head Office

National Services include:

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Area Covered: Aberdeen / Aberdeenshire / Moray

Aberdeenshire Coverage: Banff & Buchan / Buchan / Formartine / Garioch / Kincardine & Mearns / Marr

Opening Hours:

Mon-Fri: 9.00am-5.00pm approximately

Referral: Members of the public can make contact direct, otherwise referrals are received from statutory and voluntary organisations involved in child care / child protection, including social work departments, health services (psychologists, psychiatrists, GPs), education, police

Scottish Charity No.: SC016092

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Last Updated: 2017-04-20 09:07:52   
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