Action for Children

Action for Children

At a glance


  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Local / community
  • Mental health
  • Physical disabilities
  • Social care
  • Substance misuse
  • Young people

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Action for Children is a UK children’s charity committed to helping vulnerable and neglected children and young people, and their families, throughout the UK. We work to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to reach their potential.


Through 450 projects and services based around the UK, we work with over 300,000 children, young people, and their families, helping and supporting people in areas as diverse as disability respite therapy, foster care, adoption and child neglect.

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