Kids in Care ACT

SUPPORT US! THE KIDS NEED YOU
SUPPORT US! THE KIDS NEED YOU
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MAKE THE DIFFERENCE

Proudly Supported by ACT Policing and
Rotary Clubs of Canberra
PLATINUM SPONSOR
Our Mandate and Mission
Our purpose is to advance social and public welfare by providing support to any at-risk children and those living in poverty without discrimination within the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).  
We wish to further enhance the emotional, mental and physical wellbeing of all children involved in the Child Protection system of the ACT.  
The goal is to preserve the children’s social and environmental development.
Platinum SPONSOR

Our major sponsor is Icon Water.  Thanks for all they do for us and the kids in care in ACT
Xmas Gifts

The annual Kids in Care charity drive sees huge responses, with hundreds of gifts set to brighten up the  Christmas of kids across the ACT. read more....
GO BAGS

Go Bags are backpacks or similar full of essential items required for those children placed in emergency care.  Read more...
We are a non-profit Charity with ACNC status
Since the inception of Kids in Care in 2013 hundreds of children have been helped.  Thousands of dollars have been raised to purchase gifts for these children to allow them have a better Xmas.
100s SUPPORTERS
$1000s DONATED
NUMEROUS VOLUNTEERS
‘Children’s response to the  Go Bags are amazing.  They have opened the bag and been thrilled to explore what’s inside and enjoy the novelty of having something that is special to them.
It’s so lovely to see how much joy the bags have brought to some kids because now they have their own bag and personal items.  And when the kids and young people get the gift vouchers they are so excited.’
(CYPS Caseworker 2020)
What we are doing now and upcoming events
Winter Fundraiser 2021
Winter Fundraiser

Due to Covid this event has been postponed until after lockdown
Sep 2021/
Giving Trees

Depending on lockdowns and Covid health restrictions our giving trees this year will be at -
2021/
Gift Wrapping

Depending on Covid restrictions Gift Wrapping will be available this year on the Saturday's in December at Big W in ACT.


The annual charity drive was started by ACT Policing’s Detective Sergeant John Giles after he and his team attended an incident in December 2013 where they found four small children who had been neglected, including a baby who was only a few weeks old.

“These children had the clothes on their backs and very little else. One of the children, a little girl who was around 4 years old, offered to show me her Christmas tree, which she said was beautiful,” Detective Sergeant Giles said.

“I was mortified by what I saw, and I knew I had to do something, and that something was
Kids in Care .”
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or you can phone us on 0412854047

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If you would like to help us in some small way please feel free to use the Contact us page to let us know
We regularly throughout each year hold BBQ's or raffles and need help with volunteers.  If you can help please let us know

Other ways to Give
Donations of NEW toys are always welcome








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