About Us

Children sponsored by UK Care for Children

UK Care for Children was established in 2008 to help mitigate the effects of conflict and poverty for the most vulnerable in Lebanon. Since then, we have expanded to work in Jordan helping refugees and others in need.

Our programmes are designed to serve refugee children and their families in the fields of Children’s Welfare, Development Aid, Refugee Relief and Seasonal Humanitarian Aid.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to create pathways of opportunity for children and their families to overcome the obstacles they face. To do so, we focus on:

  • Working in partnership with local organisations to alleviate poverty
  • Building the capacity and skillsets of local people to create stronger communities
  • Providing humanitarian relief to victims of conflict
  • Improving the quality of life in deprived communities through our education, health and social development projects
  • Ensuring a secure life for orphaned and disadvantaged children

HOW WE WORK

UK Care for Children works by utilising the expertise of our local field offices to design and implement effective and appropriate aid programmes.

We work by being sensitive to the context on the ground and with a focus on multi-dimensional aid that benefits individuals and society.

Two Palestinian refugee girls sharing dates from UKC4C during Ramadan 2024

Charity in the last 10 days of Ramadan

April 1, 2024

The last ten days of Ramadan hold immense significance for Muslims around the world. This period is a time for…

UKC4C staff working with Palestinian refugee children in Lebanon as part of our Education Aid programs

Building Futures: Supporting refugee children’s education

March 26, 2024

Across Lebanon and Jordan, poorly funded schools and chronic poverty continue to hinder aspirations and academic achievement, particularly for those…

A refugee girl in Lebanon receives a food parcel as part of UKC4C Ramadan charity distribution program

How to calculate Zakat and maximise its impact with UKC4C

March 10, 2024

Zakat, a fundamental pillar of Islam, is not just a form of charity but a duty for Muslims worldwide. It’s…

Medical Aid: Bridging the healthcare gap

January 27, 2024

In the midst of the global refugee crisis, where displaced families seek safety in refugee camps, the state of health…

Providing hope amidst adversity: UKC4C’s Refugee Relief Programme

December 15, 2023

The situation for Palestinian refugees, enduring the oldest and most enduring crisis globally, remains a poignant testament to the enduring…

School Children sponsored by UK Care for Children

World Children’s Day: Support refugees with Child Sponsorship

November 22, 2023

On World Children’s Day, we highlight the impact of our Child Sponsorship Programme, supporting over 2,000 children annually in Lebanon…