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Recipients:
6th East Paddington Brownie Guide Unit
Just for Kids Law
Regions:
London
Amounts:
£0 - £500
£500 - £1,000
Award Year:
2018

Results

A grant to Just for Kids Law 03 Jul 2018

£20,000 towards core costs. Just for Kids Law aims to support children and young people in the UK to have their legal rights and entitlements respected and promoted, and their voices heard and valued. It uses casework, advocacy and support, alongside strategic litigation, campaigning and training in order to achieve wider systemic change.

Amount: £20,000
Funder: A B Charitable Trust
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Learning Films: Using the Law for Social Justice 22 Jan 2018

Just for Kids Law delivers holistic, client-led support to children and young people through innovative, community-based legal representation, advocacy and opportunities programme. The organisation drives systemic change through strategic litigation and policy reform. This grant supported the creation of three new films that demonstrate how the law can be used as a tool for social justice. The series reflects on lessons from a legal case concerning young people whose immigration status prevented access to student loans.

Amount: £10,500
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Additional package of support 2017-18 (part of the Growth Fund support) 26 Feb 2018

Just for Kids Law is a legal charity working with vulnerable young people, supporting them to understand their rights and providing specialist advocacy and representation through their youth-led service model. This grant will support organisational growth and development as part of the Growth Fund annual package of support.

Amount: £40,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Youth Engagement Officer for Young People Excluded from School 21 Nov 2018

Just for Kids Law works with and for children and young people to fight for the wider reform needed to secure their legal rights and entitlements. This grant will fund a Youth Engagement Officer to bring together young people who have been excluded from school to organise and undertake social action that will campaign around the educational, emotional and psychological impact of school exclusion.

Amount: £87,200
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Strengthening policy and advocacy 20 Nov 2018

Strengthening policy and advocacy

Amount: £150,000
Funder: The Blagrave Trust
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Turning 18: Timely Justice 20 Oct 2018

To seek changes to how the courts deal with people who commit offences as children but are charged or sentenced after the age of 18.

Amount: £31,250
Funder: Barrow Cadbury Trust
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Grant to Just for Kids Law 28 Feb 2018

Towards the salary of a leaving care advocate and associated project costs to ensure young people leaving care obtain the support they need and are legally entitled to.

Amount: £168,700
Funder: Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Grant to Just for Kids Law 19 Jun 2018

Towards unrestricted core costs of an organisation that provides children and young people with direct legal support and advocacy, and also drives systemic change through strategic litigation and legal campaigns.

Amount: £195,000
Funder: Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Grant to 6th East Paddington Brownie Guide Unit 07 Mar 2018

towards a four-night trip to an outdoor activity centre in Essex for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Westminster

Change It! 25 Jul 2018

The Change It! project is unique. It is the only campaign led by children and young people which is focused on children being housed illegally in B&Bs. No other organisations are currently working on this issue in this way, despite the growing numbers of children being affected nationally. It is a crucial moment in the lifetime of the campaign and further funding from Comic Relief will capitalise on the work done to date which has successfully gained public attention and support from influencers and decision makers.Funding will enable Just for Kids Law to continue to support the steering group to convene to share ideas, support one another and plan further campaign activities through a residential trip and steering group meeting(s). They will also support the children to take the campaign to the next level by enabling them to meet and influence many more key decision makers such as ministers, parliamentarians (including relevant select committees), city mayors and local councillors and also to hold a national hub meeting as part of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child holding a Day of General Discussion on the theme of ‘children as human rights defenders.

Amount: £65,000
Funder: Comic Relief
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Just for Kids Law Sustainability Fund 25 Jul 2018

Just for Law have a track record in delivery high quality and in demand training. Their Youth Justice Legal Centre provides youth justice training to legal professionals with young people who have real experience of the youth justice system to deliver part of the training as paid youth justice trainers. They also offer training directly to young people on their rights in interactions with the police, The Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE), which merged with JfKL in 2016 also offers two main forms of training. Its Total Respect training is aimed at those who work directly with children and young people, providing an oversight on children’s rights and how to design effective pa

Amount: £41,000
Funder: Comic Relief
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Just for Kids Law 02 Oct 2018

The funding is for delivering support to children and young people from crisis to stability to independence. We do this through innovative, community-based legal representation, advocacy and opportunities programmes. We drive change through strategic litigation and policy reform. We aim to be the UK's leading experts in youth justice law.

Amount: £7,500
Funder: Trust for London
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Just for Kids Law 21 Feb 2018

The funding is to second a member of staff to the Greater London Authority’s social integration team. The secondee will work on the Citizenship and Integration Initiative, specifically on the Civic Engagement and Young Londoners strands of work. Also, an additional sum towards the involvement of the current secondee for 6 days in the year, to ensure continuity and knowledge sharing.

Amount: £40,400
Funder: Trust for London
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro