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. 


Online help for parents

As Coronavirus puts extra pressure on families, we're offering even more online parenting support. Read our tips or speak directly to our experts via live chat. 

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Coronavirus: what you need to know

We understand that lots of people will be feeling concerned right now about Coronavirus. Those feelings are completely normal. We also want to reassure you that Action for Children is here to help.

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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 loving homes. Find out how your support helps us change lives.  

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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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