May 2013: Snowdon Conquered
A team of staff, volunteers, ambassadors and supporters has scaled Snowdon for Just for Kids Law. Read ambassador Aundre's account
here and support their efforts here.
April 2013: ACPO Issues Guidance on 17-year-olds
ACPO has issued guidance to its members to offer all 17-year-olds in police custody services of appropriate adult with immediate effect. Read the full story
here and the full letter here.
Just for Kids Law Victory: Court Rules Home Secretary’s Treatment of 17-year-olds Unlawful
The High Court has ruled that treating 17-year-olds at the police station in the same way as adults is unlawful. Read our press release
here and the full judgement here.
April 2013: Ambassadors Interview Role Model
The Just for Kids Law ambassadors have interviewed their first insipirational role model: comedian and actor Richard Blackwood. "Aspire to inspire before you expire!"
April 2013: Global Dignity Summit
Shauneen reports back from the summit in Oslo and looks ahead to Global Dignity Day 2013. Read her blog
March 2013: Petition Delivered to Downing Street
Just for Kids Law Executive Director Shauneen Lambe joined John Leech MP in supporting the parents of Joe Lawton and Edward Thornber to deliver their petition to Downing Street.
Read the full story
March 2013: Shakarah's Story
One of our beneficiaries, Shakarah Weir-Bartlett, has written about the support she has accessed at Just for Kids Law and how she is making the most of her new opportunities. Read Shakarah's moving and inspiring story
Feb 2013: Ambassadors Introduced
The Just for Kids Law Ambassadors have been established for over a year. Meet them
Just for Kids Law is a charity providing support, advice and representation to young people who find themselves in difficulty
Fundraiser in Training
Just for Kids Law fundraiser James Flynn sent us this photo, taken after his latest marathon traning run.
Support him here and find out how you too can become a fundraiser here.
Shauneen Becomes an Ashoka Fellow VIDEO
Global Dignity Day 2012 Film
"The best bit of the course for me was the interaction and feedback from the young clients"
Training on . Important Changes for those working with children and young people in LASPO
Parts of the new Legal Aid and Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 relating to Children came into force on 3rd December 2012 Make sure you don’t miss out on our expert training.
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