Campaigning is at the heart of Action for
We are passionate about doing all we can to
help children and young people break through
poverty and disadvantage
We work with children, young people and families who face
incredibly difficult situations
, including extreme
poverty, abuse, neglect and disability. Our campaigns are rooted in
our experience, and the work we do directly with children and young
people gives us the insight, expertise and authority to campaign on
We include children and young
people at every level of our campaigning and help them to
speak for themselves as often as possible.
We need your help
But we can't do it alone. With your help we can really turn up
the volume and make our voices heard by the people with the power
to change things.
Why campaign? Because it is only by speaking out
that we can challenge the status quo. Positive change comes from
debate, meaning we have a duty to put forward an alternative view -
whenever it's necessary and whatever the issue - to force this and
every government to think hard about how best to meet the needs of
children, young people and their families.
Change won't happen overnight. In fact, it may take generations.
But this doesn't mean we can't achieve positive results along the
way. That's why Action for Children will campaign for as long as it
Together, we can transform the lives of the UK's children and
young people - both this and each following generation -
Join us to help the most vulnerable children and young people
transform their lives:
- Click the button on the right to register for campaign updates
- Make a donation