Welcome to Barnardo's
Transform a vulnerable child’s life. Foster with Barnardo's.Find out more
We believe care leavers need support for longer and are calling for the cut off age to be raised to 25.Read our report
Spread the word about Barnardo’s Big Toddle, the UK’s biggest fundraising event for under 5s.Find out more
How your money helps
95 pence in every £1 we spend goes directly to support vulnerable children, young people and their families across the UK (falling to 81p if trading and property development costs are included).
Your money is making a
difference for local children
- Rhys, London
See how we helped Rhys gain an apprenticeship.
Watch Rhys' story »
- Hughes family, County Antrim
How we helped the children with the pressures of their father having Huntington’s disease.
Watch their story »
- Tammy, Blackpool
How we helped Tammy find work to support her sons.
Watch Tammy's story »
Barnardo's is committed to helping children throughout the UK
5 ways you can help
Donate online and support our vital work with children
2 Join a Campaign
Take action now to help support our campaigns
Make a real difference to the lives of the most vulnerable children
Inspiration is what you need to be an active fundraiser for Barnardo's!
5 Corporate partnerships
Your company can partner with us and change children’s lives
Other ways to give
carry on your legacy and support our children
a special way to remember a relative or friend
send special donations in the post
make payday last a lifetime for our children, tax free!
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