Childhood shapes who we become

Abuse never should. We're the leading children's charity fighting to end child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands.

Find out what we do


Abuse ruins childhood, but it
can be prevented

That’s why we’re here. That’s what drives all our work, 
and that’s why  – as long as there’s abuse 
– we will fight for every childhood.

Children's stories

Real life stories of children who've experienced abuse and other difficulties – and how we have helped them.
Read real life stories

What you can do

Volunteer for ChildLine

Give a few hours of your time on ChildLine helpline or the ChildLine School Service.

Volunteer for ChildLine

Online safety

Helpful advice and tools you can use to help keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.
Online safety advice

Send a Letter from Santa

Give a child a magical Christmas with a personalised Letter from Santa.

Send a letter to your child