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Tonight: Kids In Poverty

HELP AND ADVICE:

If you think a child is in immediate danger, dial 999 or contact your local authority social care department.

If you need support, you can also contact the following services:

  • NSPCC

If you are a child and need help you can contact Childline’s 24-hour support service on 0800 1111 or through the website at www.childline.org.uk. Calls are confidential and free. Adults concerned about the wellbeing of a child can call the NSPCC Helpline on 0808 800 5000 or email help@nspcc.org.uk.

  • Barnardo's You can find information about our work and services on our Website . If you need support from a service or professional, please do not use the contact us form. Search for a service in your local area and speak to them directly about the help and support they may be able to offer. To contact your regional head office find regional contact details here.

  • Citizens AdvicePeople can get support by contacting their local Citizens Advice, talking to someone Online , calling Citizens Advice's national phone line (Adviceline (England): 0800 144 8848 Advicelink (Wales): 0800 702 2020) as well as getting specific support with things like applying for Universal Credit or getting help with debt. 

  • Shelter 

Shelter's emergency helpline is free to call on 0808 800 4444 (Opening times: Monday to Friday, 8am - 6pm | Closed bank holidays). You can also find information and help on their Website.

  • Samaritans 

If you’re going through a tough time, you can contact Samaritans 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can call 116 123 (free from any phone) or email jo@samaritans.org. You can also call the Samaritans Welsh Language Line on 0808 164 0123 (7pm–11pm every day).

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