Thursday's Child runs 39 proactive 24/7 helplines for endangered children and teens. Issues concerned include children that are missing, exploited, abused, runaways, cutters, have eating disorders, are victims of dating abuse, date rape, bullying, cyber-bullying, human trafficking or have issues with pregancy, drugs and alcohol and suicide. All services are free. The charity has been in existence since 1982. No salaries have been taken since it began.