Contact Details

Childhood, Transition and Social Justice Initiative School of Law
28 University Square

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Useful Links

Holding hands

General Links

ARK (Access, Research, Knowledge: ORB, Young Life and Times Survey, Kids Life and Times Survey)

Children in Northern Ireland

Children and Young People’s Unit - OFMDFM

CRIN (Children’s Rights Information Network)

Equality Commission for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Anti-Poverty Network

Parents Advice Centre

Research Forum for the Child


Child Exploitation and Protection

Action for Children


NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children)

Northern Ireland Anti-Bullying Forum

Save the Children

VOYPIC (Voice of Young People In Care)

Children's Rights

Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland

Children are Unbeatable

Children’s Law Centre

NICCY (Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People)

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission

United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child

Conflict and Marginalisation 

Challenge for Youth

Institute for Conflict Research

INCORE (International Conflict Research)

Northern Ireland Community Relations Council

Opportunity Youth

Public Achievement

Criminalisation of Children and Young People

Centre for Crime and Justice Studies

Community Restorative Justice Ireland

Greater Shankill Alternatives

Include Youth

Irish Criminology Research Network


Department of Education

Northern Ireland Anti Bullying Forum

Youth Council for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Youth Forum

Gender and Sexualities 


Centre for Young Men’s Studies (University of Ulster)

fpa (Family Planning Association)

GLYNI (Gay and Lesbian Youth NI)

YouthAction Northern Ireland

Imprisonment of Children and Young People


Include Youth

NIACRO (Northern Ireland Association for the Care and Re-settlement of Offenders)

Youth Justice Agency

Media Representations of Children and Young People 


National Youth Agency, Youth Summit (Young people in the media)

Magic (Media Activities and Good Ideas by, with and for Children)

The Media Wise Trust

Mental Health

Northern Ireland Association for Mental Health

PIPS (Public Initiative for the Prevention of Suicide and Self-harm)

WAVE Trauma Centre

Young Minds


Participation Network

PPR Project (Participation and Practice of Rights Project)

Youth transitions and social exclusion 

The BYTES Project

Department for Employment and Learning



The Prince’s Trust