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How we help

What we do
Real Stories

One terrible day when Sandy*, 4, was being babysat by her grandfather, he was brutally murdered. Sandy’s distress was overwhelming, and her parents didn’t know how to help.

Find out how Children Ahead was able to help

Ways to support and get involved

Your donation today will help children live free from violence and trauma. Only when young people are safe can they also be happy, hopeful, and strong.

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Make a donation

Your donation today can help children and young people live free from violence and trauma - from supporting children experiencing family violence to online bullying and fighting for the right to be safe wherever they live learn and play, every donation makes a difference.

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Make a monthly donation

Join our community of monthly donors and be part of the fight to keep children safe wherever they live, learn and play.

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Fundraise for us

Join in one of our fundraising events or create your own. However you help, you’ll be helping them.

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We are passionate about working with our incredible donors to ensure your gift is used in a way that is meaningful to you.

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Shop our Christmas Catalogue

Give a gift that gives twice by purchasing a virtual gift for someone you love all while helping children in crisis feel safe this Christmas.

Buddy Bags when needed most

Delivered 114,000+ Buddy Bags to children and young people experiencing crisis, trauma, or doing it tough in emergency foster care.

Supporting children dealing with trauma

423 children received intensive long-term therapeutic support to help their recovery from significant violence.

Educating communities

2,580+ eSmart Schools across the country