Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people. We have been supporting families for over 40 years, and provide grants for a wide range of items, such as washing machines, sensory toys, family breaks, bedding, tablets, furniture, outdoor play equipment, clothing and computers.
WIZO has been Changing Lives and Building Futures for over 100 years. As the largest social welfare organisation in Israel, WIZO helps disadvantaged citizens regardless of race or religion, to become self-sufficient. The gift in your will is what makes our 800 projects and programmes across Israel equip individuals with the skills, tools and opportunities they need to succeed.
For the past 150 years we have been passionate about being by the side of vulnerable children across the UK. Gifts in wills account for over 20% of our fundraised income and enable our 7000 staff to work tirelessly to break the patterns of disadvantage, neglect and emotional distress for children and their families.
Barnardo's transforms the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children through the work of our services, and through our campaigning and research expertise. As the largest and oldest national children’s charity in the UK, last year we supported 301,100 children, young people, parents and carers, and provided more than 1,000 services across the UK.
For 45 years the Family Holiday Association has been changing the lives of struggling families by providing short breaks and day trips. Millions of children and their families in the UK struggle daily with issues such as severe and long term illness, bereavement, mental health issues, disability and domestic violence.
Inspiring young people, often from under-privileged backgrounds, to develop their full potential. We invite you to support the Friends’ commitment to this regional cadet force (1200 cadets aged 13-18) where the excellence of the adult volunteers was recognized by The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services in 2013.
Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. Thanks to the dedication and support of 100,000 amazing volunteers, we are active in every part of the UK, giving girls and young women a space where they can be themselves, have fun, build brilliant friendships, gain valuable life skills and make a positive difference to their lives and their communities.
Every child wants a safe, loving family to grow up in. But over 8 million children, confined to orphanages and other forms of institutional care around the world are being denied this, often with catastrophic effects. Orphanages do not protect children. They harm them. Children in orphanages are often subject to high levels of abuse and neglect.
Jewish Child's Day helps Jewish children in need of special care in the United Kingdom, Europe, Israel and throughout the world. This includes children who are neglected or abused, blind or deaf or mentally or physically disabled.
In the UK there are currently over 4.1 million children living in poverty and 800,000 living with a disability. They experience limited opportunities and face inequalities, especially in relation to sport leading to increased risks of loneliness, engagement i crime and poor health.