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

50 organisations and social work experts urge withdrawal of key parts of new ‘myth busting’ guide about England’s care system

4th Sep 2018

NYAS has added their signature to collective concerns from Children and Young people providers with regard to the ‘Myth Busting’ Read More

Nyas Cymru ensure young people in care have a voice at first Welsh Youth Parliament

4th Sep 2018

The views and experiences of young people in care will be represented in the new Welsh Youth Parliament thanks to Read More

An independent advocate is not a solicitor- understanding the difference

12th Jul 2018

Even though the roles of independent advocates and solicitors are incredibly distinct and different – there is often confusion about Read More

Young People in Wales to Voice Gender Equality Hopes at First of Its Kind Conference

21st Jun 2018

A first of its kind conference aimed at breaking down gender equality barriers by helping young people in Wales to Read More

Electronic Recycling Campaign

1st Jun 2018

NYAS has launched our Electronic Recycling Campaign with our partner SER Ltd (Sustainable Electronic Recycling). As well as this being great for the Read More

Welcome to NYAS News – The inaugural edition of our newsletter

18th Apr 2018

Welcome to NYAS News, keeping you updated on what’s happening within the National Youth Advocacy Service. Please click here to Read More


9th Mar 2018

More than 55,000 divorces involve children under 16 years each year[1] and more than half a million children have no Read More

Let’s Resolve to Make a Difference: Why volunteering should matter to YOU

24th Jan 2018

Charities spend considerable time and effort explaining why volunteering matters for the people they support, however showcasing the benefits for Read More

NYAS Hits the High Note with Opera Fundraiser

4th Dec 2017

A national charity helpline providing support to thousands of children across the UK when they need it the most has Read More

Why having fun should be every child’s right

15th Nov 2017

Much of NYAS’ work centres on providing advocacy and legal representation to children and vulnerable adults when important decisions are Read More

Helping young people in care to dream big

13th Nov 2017

The team at NYAS and I bear an enormous responsibility for thousands of young people in care across the UK Read More


6th Oct 2017

Everyone loves to smile – whether you’re receiving one or sharing one, they make us feel good and brighten our Read More

Miton Provides Vital Assets to National Children’s Charity

28th Sep 2017

The National Youth Advocacy Service (NYAS) – a national children’s charity providing advocacy and legal representation to vulnerable children and Read More

A Black Tie Gala Dinner and a Night of Opera at the fabulous Thornton Manor

13th Sep 2017

Join us on the 23rd November 2017 from 7pm at Thornton Manor in Wirral for a fabulous night of opera. Read More

Care leavers vulnerable to loan sharks – education must be part of the answer

13th Sep 2017

Unlicensed lenders or loan sharks, make their living by targeting some of the most vulnerable people in our communities. While Read More


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