Family Action

Family Action

Charity information

Family Action

Family Action provides practical and emotional support to children and families in the UK facing complex issues, including mental ill health, domestic abuse, being a young carer and living in poverty.

Founded 1869

  • Mission statement

    Family Action provides services and financial support to strengthen poor, disadvantaged and socially isolated families and children. We empower our service users by designing the very best services and by ensuring that they are heard and listened to. We are committed to maximising our impact so that children and families can look forward to the future and not be defined by their past.

  • Aims

    Family Action aims to:

    • Family Action aims to improve the lives of disadvantaged families through practical and emotional support, empowering them to make positive changes and look forward to a stronger future.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1869

    Registered Charity Number: 264713

    Board members: 14

    Full time staff: 286

    Part time staff: 357

    Volunteers: 231

    Phone number: 02073756911

    Address: 24 Angel Gate, City Road, London EC1V 2PT

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  • Friendship Works Summer Give

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  • Friendship Works Christmas Give

    Each year we hold a party over the festive season for the disadvantaged children we suppo... More
  • Building Bridges

    To provide holistic support to families where a parent has severe and enduring mental heat... More