Make Runaways Safe

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Edward Timpson, third from left, with five staff members at SCARPA
The children’s minister recently visited to our project in Newcastle, meeting young people and staff
31 March 2014
Policy team
100,000 young people run away each year in the UK
Your donation can help these vulnerable children
18 March 2014
Programme staff
The 'Say Something if you See Something' logo on a hotel door
The sexual exploitation of children can happen anywhere, but often occurs in hotels – we welcome new powers to stop it
28 February 2014
Policy team
New guidance assures return interviews for young people
More in-depth support for young runaways improves their lives
22 January 2014
Policy team
Young girl who has run away
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
21 January 2014
Digital team
boy who has run away
At this year’s NCAS conference, we focused on continuing to support young runaways
30 October 2013
Policy team
young girl who has run away
We are working with Nicola Blackwood and the government to strengthen controls that protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation
15 October 2013, 5 comments
Policy team
young person sitting on sofa
Young people tell the government what is important to make runaways safe
07 October 2013
Policy team
A still image of a young girl who has run away
A year after launching our Runaways' Charter, we're taking a look back and saying 'thank you!' for your help making runaways safer
03 October 2013, 2 comments
Campaigns team
young man sitting on a bench
New report highlights steps local authorities have taken to improve support for young runaways, and our new guide offers support for practitioners
19 September 2013
Policy team