SOS Children's Villages UK

SOS Children's Villages UK

Charity information

SOS Children's Villages UK

Since 1949 SOS Children has been working to ensure that children who have lost their parents through conflict, famine, natural disaster, disease and poverty - can enjoy a family life.

Founded 1949

  • Mission statement

    Since 1949 SOS Children's Villages has been working to ensure that children who have lost their parents through conflict, famine, natural disaster, disease and poverty - can enjoy a family life.

    Where possible, this is done by working to prevent family break up, but in addition over 60,000 orphaned or abandoned children are cared for by SOS mothers in clusters of family homes in our unique SOS Children's Village, in 125 countries around the world.

    SOS Children's Villagesoutreach support includes education, vocational training, medical care and community development programmes.

  • Aims

    SOS Children's Villages UK aims to:

    • to enable every child to belong to a family and grow up with love, respect and security
  • Overview

    Established: January 1949

    Registered Charity Number: 1069204

    Full time staff: 15

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 01223 365589

    Address: SOS ChildrenTerrington House13- 15 Hills RoadCambridge CB2 1NL

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  • Providing for the future: education

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