The first global meeting of child helplines was held in The Netherlands in 2003, when 49 child helplines got together to form Child Helpline International. Today, our worldwide network comprises 175 full and associate members, an international collective of civil society and governmental organisations that listen to children every day.

Congratulations, Najat – the new Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Violence Against Children!

We are delighted to announce that Child Helpline International’s esteemed Board Member, Dr Najat Maalla M’jid of Morocco, has been appointed as Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Violence Against Children!

Our new Regional and Deputy Regional Representatives

Regional Representatives and Deputy Regional Representatives are selected at every International Consultation to represent our child helpline members from five regions around the world for the coming two years.

IC 2018: #Day 3 Wrap-Up

The 9th International Consultation of Child Helplines has drawn to a close, and it’s time for us to wrap up – no, really, it’s getting colder here in Toronto!