Registered Charity No: 296295 (England & Wales).

Action for Sick Children’s mission is to ensure that healthcare in the UK meets the unique needs of all children and young people and their families.

With over 50 years’ experience, Action for Sick Children campaigns on all aspects of healthcare, whether in hospital or at home and from national policies to individual family cases. We believe that family focused environments, as well as excellent medical services, are critical to aiding recovery.

Action for Sick Children provides leadership at local and national levels. We harness the experience and expertise of children, parents and their families as well as healthcare professionals. We define standards in child healthcare and lobby to implement these standards.

Action for Sick Children is a totally independent charity and receives no Government or other major body funding - we rely entirely on donations and the good will of others.