"Children are isolating alone after their parents have died" – India's Covid crisis

India's Covid crisis is devastating lives. Here's what we're doing and how you can help. Read more

BBC Radio 4 Appeal

Lemn Sissay makes the Radio 4 appeal on our behalf. Hear him talking about how we support families to stay together. Read more

Connecting the world’s Changemakers to improve children’s lives

Introducing Changemakers for Children – a place for frontline professionals to learn from each other, discuss and solve problems collaboratively, access helpful resources and build new connections in the sector. Read more

Blue Umbrella Day: Raising awareness of sexual violence affecting boys

Blue Umbrella Day is an international day that draws attention to the need to better protect boys against sexual abuse, assault and exploitation. Join us this 16th April to make change happen. Read more

Stop the bloodshed in Colombia: an urgent call for change

Family for Every Child calls on the Colombian government to urgently increase protection for communities, following the murder of 15 young people by armed groups in recent weeks. Read more

How We Care is launched! By practitioners, for practitioners

An initiative to shine a light on outstanding programmes and projects delivered by Family’s Changemakers across the globe. Read more

Calling on the UK Government to reconsider the merger of international aid and foreign policy departments

We believe that the merger of the standalone UK body for international aid – the Department for International Development (DFID) – with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) will damage the ability of the UK to provide aid that is truly led by humanitarian needs alone. Read our statement. Read more

Black Lives Matter

We believe that strength is borne from unity. From finding a common goal and from making change happen together. We actively value diversity of race, ethnicity and colour. Read more

Santiago’s cycle up Everest for Family for Every Child

Climbing the world’s highest mountain on an exercise bike? It’s quite the challenge – and Santiago, a supporter of Family for Every Child in Mexico, is taking it on to raise money for our Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund. Read more

COVID-19 knows no borders

Read our statement on Children on the Move in the context of COVID-19 Read more

COVID-19 Update

Many of our member organisations are struggling to come to terms with the evolving impact of Coronavirus. Thank you for helping them to keep on fighting. Read more

Dialogue for Peace in Colombia

Family supported a week of events in Colombia titled ‘Intergenerational and Intercultural Dialogue for the Construction of Peace and the Right to the Truth’ organised by Taller de Vida and their partner organisation Madre. Family members CONACMI (Guatemala) and Children’s Assistance Programme (Liberia) joined the week and shared in the exchange of experiences of peace building within countries and communities that have faced socio-political violence. Read more


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Chasing dreams: The lost childhoods of young migrants in Nepal

Is a childhood still really a childhood, if the child is living on the street? Read more

New Guidelines: Foster Care in Islamic Contexts

Two major challenges are often faced when promoting foster care as a potential alternative care solution in non-western countries, and Islamic contexts in particular. The first is linked to religious beliefs, cultural values and social norms, and the second is more a question of how foster care is conceived of and promoted in practice. Read more

Family Week: Updates from our members

All around the world, our members stand up for children’s rights everyday. Read more

Digital storytelling for transformation – new report released

Digital storytelling for transformation (DST) is a creative process through which individuals use their own images and words to create short films which depict or describe an element of their lives. The technique allows for feelings and insights to be shared through a first-person narrative and for a personal story to be told. Read more

Trauma-Informed Practice Conference

On 25-26 September 2019, Family for Every Child worked with the International Centre for Therapeutic Care, which is a part of our member Mulberry Bush, and the Institute of Recovery from Childhood Trauma to put on a conference in Birmingham, UK. Read more

Our statement on the boarding school fire in Liberia

Family for Every Child stands with the people of Liberia as they mourn the death of the 27 children who died in the boarding school fire near the city of Monrovia. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the children who died, and to all those who have suffered. Read more

United For Boys: our new campaign launches today

Today we’re excited to launch our new campaign to create a better future for children and families. Read more

Ideas and actions for a society without violence: Chilean Child Abuse Conference open for delegate registration

On January 9th – 11th our member organisation in Chile, ​Paicabi​, will be co-convening the ​Chilean Conference on Child Abuse and Child Sexual Abuse ​taking place in Viňa del Mar. Read more