Who We Help

With your help we can make a positive difference to the lives of children living in poverty in Scotland.

Find out what we’re doing to help children in your area

Zuhair’s story

Being a young carer can be tough but the pandemic has led to an increase in caring hours and responsibilities for many. Zuhair shares his story.

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Zuhair reads with his sister

Mental Health funding, Summer 2021

£152k of funding distributed across Scotland to help improve children’s and young people’s mental health

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Winter Funding for vulnerable families

Details of how we distributed £1.5m of Scottish Government funding to help vulnerable families cope with the effects of winter.

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Winter fund card

Robyn and Shannon

From activities to keep children learning at home, to help with bills and accessing college, coping with parenthood during the pandemic has been made easier thanks to funding from STV Children’s Appeal.

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Gracie and Robyn drinking hot chocolate

Kacie and Sophie’s stories

Being a young carer can be tough never mind having to deal with a pandemic and be socially distant from your support group. Kacie and Sophie share their stories and how they’ve been helped.

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sophie with craft

Annual report 2020

Details of how your donations and support to STV Children’s Appeal made a difference in 2020 to children all over Scotland.

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Year end report 2020 STV Children's Appeal