Small Talk

Small Talk Autumn 2015 edition – Another chance see our powerful and heart-warming video about Alfie - Hear how you helped JB recover from domestic abuse – How your support is making a difference with Domestic Abuse, Recovering Together (DART)

Over the past year, supporters like you have stood together to do amazing things for children. Read on to find out how you're changing children's lives for the better.

Alfie: a little boy with big dreams

Your donation can take a child anywhere. See our powerful and heart-warming video about Alfie, the 7 year-old astronaut.

Domestic Abuse, Recovering Together (DART)

Practitioner and child playing with playdoughAlfie and his mum were helped by our DART programme to overcome the effects of domestic abuse.

Mums who have lived with an abusive partner can lose sight of their children's physical and emotional needs. And children can find it hard to talk to their mums about what has happened. 

Through DART, children and their mothers can talk to each other about domestic abuse, learn to communicate and rebuild their relationship. 

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How you can make a difference

Lottery stars illustrationYour support has made a real difference to the lives of so many young people across the UK, and we'd like to say a big thank you.

Around 88% of our income comes directly from generous supporters like you. Without this, many of our vital services would have to start closing down within 6 months.

Through monthly donations, responses to our cash appeals, taking part in events, and much more, we've achieved a lot together.

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