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  • Away from the shadows of strangers
  • 2014: time for a challenge?
  • Jamile has just arrived alone at Kolkata station.
  • Save a young girl and her baby from life on the streets
  • Our work in India

    Fed by the world's second largest rail network, a child arrives alone and vulnerable at railway stations in Kolkata and other cities across India every five minutes. Read more

  • Cycle, run, trek...the choice is yours

    You could cycle the Stage One route of the Tour de France, complete the Three Peaks by Rail, or run for us - and make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable children. Read more

  • Who will reach him first?

    Drug dealer? Child trafficker? Pimp? Paedophile? Or rescue worker? Find out how your support can help us ensure our rescue workers get to children like Jamile first. Read more

  • NEW VIDEO: watch our latest message from the field

    No child should be born into a life on a rubbish dump. Aisha found herself alone, pregnant and surrounded by disease. Many girls like Aisha have few choices, and their babies have none at all. Read more


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Children run away or are forced to leave homes that have become unbearable through poverty, abuse, violence and neglect. Find out more

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We don’t want to change children's lives for a day, or a week. We want to change their lives forever. Find out more

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Jacob is nine. He was regularly spotted scavenging through debris at the local rubbish dump. Find out more

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