Child Helpline International (CHI) is the global network of
179 independent child helplines in 143
(Full and Associate Members. Figures correct as of May
Full members are those child helplines who
fulfil all three of the network's membership criteria: annual
submission of data; annual completion of the Principles and
Standards Self-Assessment (PSA) tool; and payment of annual
Associate members are organisations CHI is
working closely with to start fully functioning child helplines.
Associate members can become full members after one year of
operation and meeting the full membership criteria.
There are also potential members. These are organisations which
have expressed an interest in starting a child helpline, and
existing child helplines who are not yet part of the CHI network.
CHI aims to help consolidate a national, toll-free child helpline
in every country of the world.