Family Action

Who we are

Family Action transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across the country.

We have been building stronger families since 1869, and today work with over 60,000 families through our 200 community-based services. Thousands more are supported with financial assistance through education and welfare grants programmes.

Our innovative services reach out to those in need, we strengthen families and communities, build skills and resilience and improve the life chances of children and adults.

Early Years
Ensuring families are supported to give their children the best start in life.
Children & Families
A whole family approach to services for children, young people and families.
Adult Mental Health & Wellbeing
Improving emotional wellbeing and supporting adults and their families deal with mental health issues.
Find out more about why Family Action distributes grants and how to apply.

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