NYAS Cymru awarded Police Community Funding to tackle anti-social behaviour for young people in Blaenau Gwent

22nd May 2019

NYAS Cymru, is set to launch a pioneering advocacy project aimed at tackling anti-social behaviour, raising aspirations and improving engagement Read More

NYAS Heads to Parliament to Speak Up for Care Leavers

9th May 2019

Leading children’s rights charity, NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) has placed care leaver support in the spotlight, after being invited Read More

NYAS Joins Stand for Separated and Unaccompanied Children

30th Apr 2019

NYAS has given its backing to a campaign urging Home Secretary Sajid Javid to expand support for children who are Read More

News of Myth-Busting withdrawal is welcomed by NYAS

26th Mar 2019

NYAS is extremely happy to hear that the efforts of fellow children’s rights charity, Article 39 to have the Department Read More

NYAS – Helping to Amplify the Fostering Network’s Keep Connected Campaign

22nd Mar 2019

As a leading children’s rights charity and provider of advocacy services to vulnerable children, young people and adults, NYAS (National Read More

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

19th Mar 2019

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

23rd Feb 2019

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

NYAS Appoints First Head of Policy and Research

18th Feb 2019

Leading children’s rights charity NYAS has announced the appointment of Ben Twomey as its Head of Policy and Research. The Read More

NYAS Joins Call for Closure of Controversial Medway Secure Training Centre

12th Feb 2019

NYAS have joined with 35 other influential voices concerned with the safeguarding of vulnerable children and young people to call Read More

NYAS Supports Myth-Busting Guide Action from Article 39

14th Jan 2019

NYAS is fully supportive of the continued efforts of fellow children’s rights charity, Article 39 to have key parts of Read More

Problem-solving pioneer judge Nicholas Crichton dies

19th Dec 2018

NYAS is greatly saddened to hear of the death of Judge Nicholas Crichton CBE. Nick was a committed supporter of Read More

A Tribute to John Kemmis

15th Dec 2018

We have been greatly saddened by the news that John Kemmis, a life-long champion for children’s rights has passed away. Read More

NYAS Welcomes New Guidance on Anonymisation in Family Court Judgments

11th Dec 2018

The wishes and opinions of children and young people have helped to inform new guidance from the President of the Read More

NYAS Cymru welcomes £15 million Welsh Government Investment aimed at reducing the number of children in care

7th Dec 2018

NYAS Cymru, the Welsh division of  NYAS, will play an integral role in the ministerial advisory group that has been Read More

NYAS and POhWER Partnership Awarded UK-Wide Priory Group Advocacy Contract

3rd Dec 2018

An advocacy partnership led by NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) has been awarded a contract to continue delivering general mental Read More

Changing young lives

14th Nov 2018

We’re continually working to raise awareness of the plight of children in care and care leavers and on Sunday 11th Read More

Don’t Forget Children in Care this Christmas

8th Nov 2018

We are very excited to announce that we have been selected to participate in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018, Read More

Put children and young people at the heart of Government spending

29th Oct 2018

Support services for children and young people are at breaking point. We need the government to act swiftly to put Read More

National Care Leavers Week ‘Reach for the Sky’ Message has Life-Changing Power

22nd Oct 2018

Reach for the sky – that’s the message behind this year’s National Care Leavers’ Week (NCLW), taking place from the Read More

Raise free money for NYAS

1st Oct 2018

Don’t miss out on raising FREE funds for NYAS. If you shop in-store at Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Waitrose & Read More


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