No mother should see her child suffer from malnutrition or be affected by poverty and social disadvantage. Save the Children are committed to helping end child poverty in Australia and overseas. Our evidence based programs are designed to give children the best start possible in life; From healthcare and education to ensuring children are safe from conflict, war and violence. Read more about our programs and how we are working towards ending child poverty.
As part of a global network of child protection organisations, Save the Children have been committed for nearly 100 years to providing life-saving aid, development and emergency response programs for children and their families.
How to End Child Poverty in Australia?
Save the Children programs in Australia include child protection and educational initiatives in urban, regional and remote locations. We are committed to supporting all children to reach their potential, stay connected with their community and culture and to stay safe and healthy.
How to End Child Poverty Overseas?
Save the Children international programs operate in 20 countries across South-Central and South-East Asia, the Middle East, the Pacific region and Africa. Our global child poverty programs have three goals:
- To ensure no child dies from preventable causes before they turn 5 years of age.
- To give all children access to quality basic education.
- To safeguard and protect children from violence, war and conflicts.
The Best Ways to End Child Poverty
You can help Save the Children end child poverty in Australia and overseas with a regular monthly donation. We have a world-renowned reputation as being one of the best child poverty charities. With over 70 cents in every dollar donated going to our aid and development programs, and a track record of accountability you get peace of mind that your hard earned money will help reduce child poverty. Read our stories and find out how your donation can help protect children and their families in Australia and overseas.