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.

Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University

The Center on the Developing Child’s diverse activities align around building an R&D (research and development) platform for science-based innovation, and transforming the policy and practice landscape that supports and even demands change.

Centre for Excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland (CELCIS)

CELSIS strives to improve the experiences and life chances of children and young people in Scotland who are looked after, their families, and those who have left care - by working alongside the professionals who touch their lives, and the wider systems responsible for their care.

Centre of Excellence in Alternative Care, India

The Centre of Excellence in Alternative Care, India is group of professionals who wish to bridge the existing gaps between policies and practices in child care system in India and ensure that every child is living in a family environment by strengthening and implementing non institutional - alternative care options in India.

Challenging Heights

Challenging Heights promotes youth and family empowerment and children’s rights to education andfreedom from forced labour in Ghana.

CHAMPS Campaign

CHAMPS is a national policy and communications campaign to ensure bright futures for kids in foster care by promoting the highest quality parenting. 

Chances for Children-NY (CFC)

The mission of Chances for Children-NY (CFC) is to strengthen relationships between at-risk parents and their children, from birth to age five. They want to provide coping skills for parents and to prevent destructive interactions from interfering with the healthy development of both parent and child.

Change Trust

Key Areas of Focus: Adoption and Foster Care, Child Protection, Child Rights, Child Participation, Children Living in Poverty, Policy Research

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Charis Project

The Charis Project is a 501(c)3 corporation dedicated to protecting children by strengthening and empowering families and communities, and providing quality care for children from disrupted families.

Child and Family Foundation

Child and Family Foundation was established in January 2015 by child care and family support practitioners and specialists who had worked for the benefit of children for many years.