New Care Centre welcomes refugees

The first refugees are moving in to our new Care Centre! And we have videos to give you a tour of the rooms and facilities. It has been an eventful week, both in Lviv as they set up beds and equipment that came in a large truck-full donated from Italy, and in Germany where our volunteers made a big push to buy the final supplies needed to make it a great space for children.

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Helping Children
May 11, 2022

Our Care Centre for 30 women and children who fled the war


A month of war in Ukraine had passed, new people were coming to Lviv, and those who arrived earlier could not return as planned due to the dangerous situation in their hometowns and villages. We searched for a place where a crisis center could be set up as a stable home for mothers and children. We found the perfect place...
Helping Children
May 05, 2022

78 Foster families are helped through war-time challenges


78 Foster families express their gratitude for the material and psychological support that we are offering in wartime in five regions of Ukraine. "Your donation was very necessary for us, because the prices in Ukraine have increased a lot and we used your donation for groceries." Our 9 therapist-led support groups are helping foster parents and refugees to find solutions and give children the care they need.
Helping Children
April 27, 2022

Our Work in Germany to Support Ukraine


Care in Action continues to work tirelessly to support vulnerable children and families in Ukraine. The German volunteer team supports efforts in Ukraine through fundraising, procurement, collection and other assistance. “It is wonderful to see all that can get accomplished when people of good will put their hearts, heads, and hands to a common task.”  From all of us, we send a massive thank you to our donors who make our work in Ukraine possible!
Helping Children
April 18, 2022

New Care Centre welcomes refugees


The first refugees are moving in to our new Care Centre! And we have videos to give you a tour of the rooms and facilities. It has been an eventful week, both in Lviv as they set up beds and equipment that came in a large truck-full donated from Italy, and in Germany where our volunteers made a big push to buy the final supplies needed to make it a great space for children.
Helping Children
April 13, 2022

Securing food and education for children in Ukraine


“Nearly half of children in Ukraine may be at risk of not having enough food” – United Nations. We are increasing financial and education support for families through our Sponsorship programme so they can get through these hard times. Life is changing for children and students in our programmes, some have left Ukraine, and new families need our help.
Helping Children
April 07, 2022

3,500 people receive our aid in March


More than 3,500 refugees and people in crisis because of the war received our aid in March. They felt that they had the support of loved ones during a very difficult time. In total, we delivered 15 large vans with over 700 boxes of food, baby milk, toiletries, nappies, medicines, cleaning products, bedding, clothes and toys.
Helping Children
April 01, 2022

1,636 hostel beds and family shelter for refugees


In March 1,636 beds in hostels helped mothers and children fleeing conflict, 6 apartments and a large house allowed 9 families at a time to have a secure place to rest, and 3,500 children and adults received 783 boxes of aid deliveries. We will soon open an additional shelter and care centre.
Helping Children
March 29, 2022

Protecting children who don't have parental care


Care in Action is increasing our efforts to protect and assist children without parents in our region and throughout Ukraine. 562 children who are displaced from state care homes have received our aid, 55 foster style families have improved food security in our region, and 150 foster families in Kharkiv, Rivne and Zakarpattia Regions have help, thanks to our generous supporters.
Helping Children
March 23, 2022

“Children need help to feel more alive”


Our Together Programme activities are helping children to laugh and recover some normal emotions in their lives which are turned upside down by war. This also brings our volunteers and refugees together in a “volunteer family” where they feel a part of something and able to help.