Child Helplines Welcome to our network! In this section you will find information on all Child Helpline International members, by region, and how to reach them. And it´s a space for our members, where the tools we’ve developed can be found. We’ve included some great stories from the network, do read them, we think they are inspiring for everyone. Tools for Child Helplines Out of the Shadows: Shining a Light on the Response to Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Out of the Shadows is a 40-country benchmarking index that examines how countries are responding to the threat of sexual violence against children. Communities of Practice LGBTQI+ youth – Keeping the conversation going Stories The Smile of the Child: 23 years supporting children and their families Communities of Practice Strengthening Support for LGBTQI+ Youth Communities of Practice Join our Community of Practice on Children on the Move Child helplines are a trusted place of support for millions of children across the world. Communities of Practice Join our Community of Practice on LGBTQI Children and Youth Child helplines across the world support tens of thousands of LGBTQI children and young people each year. Stories Day of the African Child 2018: Stories from Zimbabwe #2 From a life of misery to a life of hope… A 7-year-old girl was admitted to hospital in a village in Mashonaland Central after sustaining serious injuries on her head, lips and hands. Stories Day of the African Child 2018: Stories from Tanzania #2 A young girl called the Tanzanian National Child Helpline, asking for help in between sobs. Stories Day of the African Child 2018: Stories from Zimbabwe #1 Childline Zimbabwe made a follow-up visit to a family with eight children, none of whom were in school. Stories Day of the African Child 2018: Stories from Tanzania #1 Early in 2018, Joseph lost his wife and mother of their 3-year-old daughter.