Family Alliance mobilizes the power of supporters, donors, and thought partners in the US to further the mission of Family for Every Child: ensuring that every child can grow up in a permanent, safe and caring family.

Everybody wants to go home to live with their parents so they can give you love and attention.

10-year-old girl living in residential care in Guyana

External Relations

We build strong positioning for Family within the US development sector through targeted outreach and high-quality external relations.


We identify funding opportunities to strengthen the work of Family for Every Child.

This is Family for Every Child

Family for Every Child has 34 member organizations from 31 countries across the world united by a common vision of a world where every child can grow up in a permanent, safe and caring family. Get to know more about the work that they do.

Latest News

May 15, 2015

What does family mean to you?

We, Family for Every Child, believe that family matters. That a safe and caring family is what gives a child the most stable start in life and equips a child with the right tools to live a fulfilling life. But the reali...

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May 7, 2015

Reintegrating children into their families

20 organisations meet in New York to agree on global guidelines On Thursday and Friday 7 and 8 May, more than twenty organisations - UN agencies, international and national organisations, donors, n...

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May 7, 2015

Hope on the border: young children no longer abandoned

As recently as September 2014, up to 200 pre-school children were being left daily in the Rubavu District of Rwanda when their carers crossed the border to work in the DRC. Local teenage children were...

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Latest Reports


A spotlight on foster care

In recent years, there has been a rapid expansion in foster care programmes in low...

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Strategies for delivering safe and effective foster care

Strategies for delivering safe and effective foster care – A review of the evidence...

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The place of foster care

The place of foster care in the continuum of care choices – A review...

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Researching the linkages between social protection and children’s care in Ghana

Family separation and loss of parental care is an issue of considerable concern in...

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