Organizations Working on Children's Care

This page offers a Directory of Organizations working on children’s care issues around the world, at a local, national, regional, and/or global level. The Directory is provided to encourage information sharing and communication between actors working in this sector. 

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In 2006, members of the Better Care Network formed the FBO outreach committee in order to promote better practice within the faith-based orphan care community. This committee formalized in 2008 and is now known as the Faith to Action Initiative.

BCN is acting as co-convener with SOS Villages International of the New York Working Group on Children without Parental Care of the NGO Committee on UNICEF. The main objective of the Working Group is to disseminate and promote the implementation of the Guidelines on Alternative Care of Children.

Better Volunteering, Better Care was an interagency initiative, co-facilitated by Better Care Network and Save the Children UK, aimed at discouraging international volunteering in residential care centers and promoting ethical volunteering alternatives supporting children and families. In 2015, in response to strategy discussions that greater impact could be achieved if the coalition focused at a country level, BVBC members in Australia adapted the cross-sectoral model empl

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The International HIV/AIDS Alliance is a global alliance of 40 organisations that work with communities on HIV, health and human rights initiatives, including support for orphans and vulnerable children.

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A Global Fatherhood Campaign. MenCare is a global fatherhood campaign active in more than 30 countries on five continents. MenCare's mission is to promote men’s involvement as equitable, nonviolent fathers and caregivers in order to achieve family well-being, gender equality, and better health for mothers, fathers, and children.


CSC is a global network that promotes street children’s rights through advocacy, research and network development. 


Established in 2010, the CP MERG is a global forum for collaboration, coordination and shared learning on child protection monitoring, evaluation and research. The CP MERG aims at strengthening the quality of monitoring and evaluation, research and data collection in child protection, through the development of standards, tools and recommendations. The Better Care Network is a core member of CP MERG.



The International Child and Youth Care Network (CYC-Net) is a registered non-profit and public benefit organisation in South Africa. Its main objectives are (primarily through the internet and electronic media) – “to promote and facilitate reading, learning, information sharing, discussion, networking, support and accountable practice amongst all who work with children, youth and families in difficulty.” CYC-Net aims to promote and facilitate reading, learning, information sharing, discussion, networking, support and accountable practice amongst all who work with children, youth and familie

Child Resilience Alliance

The Child Resilience Alliance (formerly the Columbia Group for Children in Adversity) provides research and technical support to governments and agencies working to promote the protection and welfare of children in adverse environments. 


The Global Movement for Children (GMC) is the worldwide movement of organisations, people and children uniting efforts to build a world fit for children.