Children of War

When the sirens start, the nightmare begins. The sound of shelling is echoing everywhere, people’s screams, fear, hunger, despair. Imagine being a child in Ukraine. The psychological trauma of a child, hearing the sirens, being outside school, without a home, food or missing a parent is unreal. Read more

A story of transformation

Every situation can be turned around with love and care.   In the case of Borysko it was a real challenge. His diagnosis, severe autism. Read more

Helping families stay strong

When our partner met this family, they said love and understanding were present. The father was working hard to provide, and the mother was working at home to support their 10 children. Food has been a struggle many times, but they were used to it as there are many young children in this family. Our partner helped this family with food a few times. Read more

Keeping Hope Alive

When Maria lost her only child, her daughter, she knew that she had to stay strong to take care of her 2 grandchildren. Their father has drinking problems, and he is not involved in children’s lives. Read more

Art , Friendship and Building Confidence

Friendship is very important to people with a learning disability .Having an active social life can help people with a learning disability to feel happier, included and valued (Mason et al. 2013; Chadwick et al. 2014; Wilson et al., 2017). Read more

Summer Activities – Worry free moments for vulnerable children

To bring a sparkle of childhood our partners have created programmes for children and teenagers of different age and needs and created programmes that bring joy and hope to the hearts of the young children. Read more

Abandoned babies, stories of abandonment

The Abandoned Babies Programme is bringing love and care for babies abandoned. Babies that didn’t have the best start in life, babies who haven’t experienced hugs and love from their parents. Read more

Finding Acceptance

Her mother was from a Roma camp . When she was born her mother had nowhere to take her so she left her in the hospital.   She grew up in almost all institutions of the child custody system.  She was never asked what she wanted to study. She was only sent to the next available place to study, thankfully it was w Read more

A new life for Natalia

Our mission is to inspire and support young women leaving orphanage to study and learn, promote independence, values and respect. Young women such as Natalia. She grew up in a foster home where her care was not good. Read more

Mowgli Child

Our partner from Love Without Borders, Ukraine has seen many cases of neglect and abandonment during their work. However, nothing prepared them for the case of Igor, a boy that reminded them of Mowgli. Read more

Rich by heart

Sometimes life can bring tragedy and pain.    When their son died in a car accident they decided to turn the pain into something positive, so they adopted 7 children. Read more

Empowering women in Eastern Europe

At ChildAid we support vulnerable children and families in Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus and Siberia. We are giving the tools to women to build a better future. Read more

When you receive love and hope, the world opens

Although we rather don't talk about it, here in Ukraine babies are still being abandoned and children grow up without parental care. In fact, it's still very common. Read more

A story of hope

Sometimes we read stories that it is difficult to share. This is a story of hope. Hope that even the worst situations can change when love and care is present. Read more

The trauma of war - On the road to healing

Life isn’t always easy, especially for a girl living in a conflict zone. Elena's house was not far from one of the military units in the Donbass area. Read more

Keeping families together

Sometimes life can be really tough. Especially in Transnistria , a disputed territory between Moldova and Ukraine. It has been really hard for the Ciobanu family. Read more

Abandoned Baby Valentina Finds Love

Very recently baby Valentina came to the local Baby Home. Thanks to the hard work of our staff Valentina's life changed. Read more