Winter aid for children

Care in Action is helping children in Ukraine through the winter with aid, generators, lights and warm clothes. Here is the story of one foster family who received a generator after leaving a war zone to rebuild their life. You can help with our latest project to buy warm pyjamas and thermal underwear for children who are cold at night.

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Helping Children
January 19, 2023

Winter aid for children


Care in Action is helping children in Ukraine through the winter with aid, generators, lights and warm clothes. Here is the story of one foster family who received a generator after leaving a war zone to rebuild their life. You can help with our latest project to buy warm pyjamas and thermal underwear for children who are cold at night.
Helping Children
December 23, 2022

Thank you and Merry Christmas!


Merry Christmas! We want to share some of the happiness with you from people who we help. Here are some updates, photos and news of aid delivered to protect children in winter.
Helping Children
October 21, 2022

Our shelter: 20,542 hostel beds and refugee stories


Since the war began we have helped people who fled their homes, giving comprehensive support in Lviv. In the first 7 months we provided these displaced people with 20,542 beds in hostels, and also provided housing to 40 women and children at a time in our "Care Center" and large family house. They tell their stories of escape, adjusting and finding security.
Helping Children
September 23, 2022

157 children equipped for school


As school reopens we are making sure that the most vulnerable children have the school supplies they need. 157 children had their needs assessed and were supplied with stationery, school bags and shoes so they are off to a good start. We are showing children that their education, their future, is important.
Helping Children
September 23, 2022

Creative Hub – serving children and youth in Lviv


Our Creative Hub for children’s education and development has run for three months, serving children and young people from Lviv and those who left their homes in the war. 22 young people completed our IT Training course. The reactions from mothers of children from different corners of Ukraine are so heart-warming, don’t miss reading them!
Helping Children
September 06, 2022

Adventure Therapy and Career Development


Over the summer 81 young people from East and West Ukraine joined our two STEP Life Skills Camps: a two-day camp focused on building a career, and at a three-day camp they took on the challenge of scaling Hoverla, the highest peak in the Carpathian Mountains. Both camps strengthened young people’s skills to succeed in life. There was an enthusiastic response!
Helping Children
September 02, 2022

Sponsoring new beginnings for Angela and the Tyman family


Angela's sister has started her own manicure business, and the Tyman family are safe in Germany. Their father says “We are incredibly grateful to Care in Action sponsors for supporting our family in the toughest months of our life. They gave us hope where we didn’t see even a ray of light.” We can now sponsor new children in Ukraine and help them towards independence.
Helping Children
August 03, 2022

IT Training and Creative Hub: children are Ukraine’s future


Our Creative Hub, IT Training and services show that we can protect children’s education, as children are Ukraine’s future. 30 young people have enrolled in our IT Training held in partnerships with Intellias. At our Hub, we are helping children to deal with stress from the war now to make it easier for them to focus during lessons when school reopens.
Helping Children
August 03, 2022

Helping displaced people start again in Ukraine


Local organisations like Care in Action are leading Ukraine's aid effort, and essential to helping the 7 million displaced people within Ukraine. So every one of the 198 people cared for in our shelters, every mother we help to find a job, every child we help to enrol in a new school in the relative safety of Lviv is significant.