1 in 3 Children Missing

1 in 3 Children Missing

Almost one in three children who moved from the so-called Calais Jungle refugee camp after it was demolished have already gone missing, according to a report by a youth organisation. The Refugee Youth Service (RYS) monitored 179 children displaced by last month’s evictions, of which 56 per cent are now living in France’s children’s homes, 8 per cent moved legally to the UK and 2 per cent were sleeping rough. Yet another 30 per cent could no longer be found.

Read the full article on the Independent website.

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Care4Calais was founded by a group of volunteers with the sole aim of supporting the people of the Calais refugee camps, providing fresh meals, warm clothing, heating and important legal and medical support.

We are not politicians – we are people like you who simply believe that every human has the right to be treated in a fair and dignified way.

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