Child Life-Line (?CLL?) is a non-profit, charitable association funded entirely by voluntary donations from individuals and organisations. It was registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission in Abuja and issued with the Certificate of Registration number 9289 on the 27th March, 1996.

CLL was registered as a charitable NGO with the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation in 2009, and is a member of the Unicef sponsored, Child Protection Network of NGOs and relevant government organizations.