At S.A.L.V.E we dream of a world where no child lives on the street and all children everywhere get the education they need to build a brighter future. Raising awareness of the global issue of children living on the streets and working to change attitudes about is central to achieving these long-term goals.
There are so many way you and your pupils can help us raise awareness at the school, in the community or even at a national level and we’d be so grateful for any help you can give us. In this section can you download our ‘Schools’ Awareness Raising Pack’ jam-packed with fun and creative ideas for spreading the word about children living on the streets.
Contact your MP
You can also download ‘Schools’ guide to contacting your MP’. We need to remind world leaders that every child has rights and deserves an education and a future – especially children living on the street, who are so often neglected and abused. Your MP is your local contact in a chain that will take your messages all the way to world leaders. Our guide lays out our a simple step-by-step plan on how to get in touch with them and make meaningful contact through your school.
Contact the Media
Finally our ‘Schools’ guide to contacting the media’ give you the hints and tips you need to involve your local media in your school’s awareness raising activities. Local media can really help promote your event and raise the profile of your campaigns and our step-by-step guide makes getting them involved easy.