Welcome to NYAS

The National Youth Advocacy Service (NYAS) is a rights based charity which operates across England and Wales for children, young people and adults.

NYAS offers a variety of services including:

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NYAS Mission Statement

We exist to support children, vulnerable adults, parents and carers to be heard through the provision of confidential advice, information and representation.


We offer a wide range of services designed to provide appropriate help to young people and vulnerable adults.

Click a service from the grid below to find out more:

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Latest News

From the blog

30 Years of The Children Act 1989 – How it Changed the Children’s Rights Landscape Forever

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Children Act 1989, a watershed moment in the advancement of children’s rights Read More

NYAS supports call for the immediate withdrawal of the Department for Education’s ‘myth busting’ guide

NYAS fully supports the ongoing efforts of our colleagues at Article 39 who have now launched legal action to secure Read More


Contact Us

There are many ways to contact us

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Call the Helpline

0808 808 1001


Write to us for free:

Freepost - NYAS
Tower House, 1 Tower Road,
Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 1FF

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