Welcome to Barnardo's

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For every 1 donated, we spend 91p on charitable activities, 3p on governance and pension finance costs and the remaining 6p on raising the next 1

We believe a child’s future should never be defined by their past

  • Javed KhanFind out from Barnardo's CEO, staff and supporters why our work is so important.
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Get involved:
6 ways you can help

  • 1 Donate

    Donate online and support our vital work with children

  • 2 Foster a child

    Care for a young person in your home with our support

  • 3 Volunteering

    Make a real difference to the lives of the most vulnerable children

  • 4 Fundraising

    Inspiration is what you need to be an active fundraiser for Barnardo's!

  • 5 Shop

    Find your local store or shop online

  • 6 Philanthropy

    See how your major gift could help us transform children’s lives

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Children and family

North East Adoption Information Morning »

24 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018

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