For safe and happy childhoods

We protect and support children and young people, providing practical and emotional care and support, ensuring their voices are heard, and campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives. Last year, we helped more than 387,000 children and families across the UK. 


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Since the coronavirus crisis we've already supported over 5000 children and young people; but with UK child poverty predicted to rise to over five million in the next two years, we need your help more than ever.

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Our impact 

We work to make sure more children have the best start in life, good mental health, and safe and stable homes. Find out how your support helps us change lives.  

See how we make a difference 

tullibody community garden

Providing families with vegetable plants during lockdown

One of our family centres have teamed up with the Tullibody Community Garden to deliver young plants to local families.

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Kind Together Challenge

Donate £10 and take on a 30-day kindness challenge to help vulnerable children.

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Prudential MyRide London

Keep the wheels moving and join us for a fantastic weekend with this virtual cycling event.

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boycott your bed

Boycott your Bed

We’re asking you to raise money and spend the night in the most unusual place in your home.

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In your area

Find services near you and how to get involved with Action for Children.

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Last year we helped 387,000 children, young people and families in the UK.

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