NYAS offer information, advice, advocacy and legal representation to children and young people up to the age of 25, through a network of advocates throughout England and Wales. NYAS is also a community Legal Service.
NYAS is committed to working towards full implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and in particular Article 12 which concerns the right of every young person to be consulted in all matters affecting them.
NYAS provides a safety net for children and young people who have nowhere else to turn.
All services provided by NYAS are independent and confidential. Information, advice and advocacy for children and young people including legal advice and representation can be obtained by contacting us.