NYAS Joins Call for ‘Whole System’ Review of Children’s Social Care

23rd Jan 2020

NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) has joined forces with hundreds of organisations and independent experts to call for an urgent Read More

Do something different this January

15th Jan 2020

January is the perfect time to fundraise for charity as people are often full of “New Year, New You” vibes Read More

Mental Health – beyond the January Blues

6th Jan 2020

January can make even the most enthusiastic of us feel quite low. Cold, dreary weather, festive over-indulgence and the post-Christmas Read More

NYAS Cymru’s Sharon Lovell Hopes MBE Will Help to Raise Advocacy Awareness

3rd Jan 2020

Sharon Lovell, National Executive Director Wales, has paid tribute to colleagues and fellow activists after being awarded an MBE in Read More

NYAS Cymru successful charity grant applications!

19th Dec 2019

NYAS Cymru has recently been awarded two grant applications for the continuation of funding for projects supporting young pregnant women Read More

Put children and young people at the heart of this General Election.

4th Dec 2019

We are joining 140+ organisations in a call to all political parties to put children and young people at the Read More

NYAS Stands Side by Side with Care Leavers

28th Nov 2019

NYAS is proud to announce the launch of SidebySide, a unique programme designed to reduce the feelings of isolation and Read More

Care-experienced children and young people urgently need mental health support

19th Nov 2019

Our latest campaign Looked after Minds highlights the lack of mental health support for care-experienced children is limiting their potential Read More

NYAS joins over 70 organisations and experts in call for General Election pledges for children

6th Nov 2019

NYAS has played an instrumental role in the development of 30 General Election Pledges, launched today by Together for Children, Read More

Mental health of care-experienced children and young people must be a Government priority

24th Oct 2019

NYAS has responded to the Prevention in the 2020s Green Paper and has urged the Government to ensure the mental Read More

NYAS Cymru Partners on Pioneering Crime Project

17th Oct 2019

NYAS Cymru is partnering with the Youth Justice Board Cymru and the University of South Wales, to deliver a unique Read More

A celebration of the advancement of children’s rights

1st Oct 2019

Preparations are well underway to launch a month-long celebration to mark some of the most significant milestones in the advancement Read More

Care-Experienced children should have mental health priority in Wales

26th Sep 2019

NYAS Cymru has urged the Welsh Government to ensure the needs of care-experienced children and young people are prioritised in Read More

Parliamentary report calls for end to ‘national scandal’ of children missing from care

17th Sep 2019

A campaign by children’s rights charity NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) has directly influenced the outcome of a major parliamentary Read More

Prestigious Award Recognition for NYAS Cymru Unity Project

2nd Sep 2019

A pioneering NYAS Cymru project aimed at supporting young care experienced mothers, promoting gender equality and encouraging healthy relationships has Read More

NYAS Cymru Helps to Shape ‘Major Milestone in the History of Advocacy in Wales’

30th Aug 2019

NYAS Cymru has played an instrumental role in the development of a new national framework aimed at ensuring independent professional Read More

NYAS responds to DfE call for evidence on the Children’s Homes Workforce

20th Aug 2019

NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) has written a letter to the Children’s Minister, Kemi Badenoch MP, in response to Department Read More

NYAS pledges support for campaign to protect trafficked children

19th Aug 2019

As a leading children’s rights charity and provider of advocacy services to vulnerable children, NYAS (National Youth Advocacy Service) are Read More

NYAS Cymru Leads Action Plan to Stop Exploitation of Children and Young People Missing from Care and at Risk of Criminality in Wales

25th Jul 2019

A Wales-wide action plan, setting out practical steps to reduce the number of care-experienced young people who are criminalised or Read More

Police, Politicians and Charities Set Out Steps to Stop Exploitation of Children and Young People Missing from Care and at Risk of Criminality in Wales

19th Jul 2019

A host of prominent Welsh politicians, policy makers and police and crime commissioners came together in Cardiff today (19th July) Read More


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