Don’t let domestic violence destroy
kids’ lives

1 in 4 Australian children experience domestic and family violence*. Be a champion for children and help give them a brighter future.



About Barnardos

Children are at the centre of everything we do. We work to ensure their futures are bright and prosperous.


Our vision and purpose

To empower every child in Australia to reach their full potential. We support vulnerable children to recover and thrive.

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Our stories

Be inspired by the stories shared from our children, young people and families who we work with everyday.


Make a child's life extraordinary

Barnardos urgently needs foster carers in NSW and ACT. Could you open your home and heart to a child in need?



Every donation makes a difference

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90% of young people in our
programs reported an improvement
in health and wellbeing


Last year we helped 14,083 children,
young people and their families

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80% of parents/caregivers in our
parenting programs said their capacity
to care had improved

On behalf of someone

Support Australian children in need by giving a gift on behalf of someone.

Foster care

We are looking for people just like you to make a huge difference in a child’s life.