Who we are

Family Action transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across England.

We have been building stronger families since 1869, and today work with over 45,000 families through over 130 community-based services. Thousands more are supported with financial assistance through education and welfare grants programmes.

Our innovative services reach out to those in need, we strengthen families and communities, build skills and resilience and improve the life chances of children and adults.


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“Family Action is a forward thinking and innovative partner and has significantly contributed to what we have achieved so far - we are excited about what the future holds.”

Liz Hallam, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust

What we do


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We understand the challenges commissioners face in meeting the complex needs of families.

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