This article link below is from last year so I can only imagine these figures have risen since.
The sums of money they are talking about is shocking! Even a small percentage of those sums put to good use would make a dramatic difference to tens of thousands of people.
Once we are established one of our main objectives is to have a youth club style premises for these young men to visit. Somewhere where they are supervised, off the streets, have access to activities, advice and information.
If you are considering fundraising or donating to Children in Need this year, before you do we urge you to think a bit closer to home.
By supporting Lads Without Dads your contribution will be going directly to building and improving this organisation so we can make a positive difference in our local communities.