We provide advice to people who are concerned about a child or young person's rights
This section has information on the child rights issues people most frequently contact us about and sets out the rights children have under UNCROC
A number of organisations can help you with different questions about children's rights and offer advice.Read more
If you want to know about age thresholds - from what age you can leave a child at home unsupervised, to the age at which a child can be charged with committing a crime - this page has the answers. Yo...Read more
If you have questions about a parent's right to know health-related information about their child, a child's right to say no to medical treatment, or whether doctors visits are free for children, this...Read more
The Children's Commissioner has a role to promote the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. This is a set of special human rights that apply to all people under age 18.
If you're concerned about the safety and wellbeing of a child, this page lets you know what you can do.Read more
If your child is having issues at school - from being stood down or bullied, to issues with a teacher or difficulty accessing special needs support - this page lets you know what you can do and where ...Read more