Act For Kids

 

The Small Business Association of Australia has aligned with the national charity Act for Kids. We are proud to offer our support to the important work this charity does for children in our communities.

Act for Kids is an Australian charity providing free therapy and support services to children and families who have Depositphotos_1175838_l-2015-1experienced, or are at risk of child abuse and neglect. They have helped thousands of children and families for more than 28 years. Act for Kids operates 22 centres with a team of over 300 staff from Adelaide all the way up to the Cape York Peninsula.

Their services have expanded to include integrated therapy, support for vulnerable families, special workshops to empower kids and safe houses in remote Aboriginal communities.

Act for Kids recently opened an integrated therapy centre is opened in Blacktown and their second Early Education Program in Cairns.

Act for Kids now helps over 15,000 kids and families every year. Their protective behaviours program, Learn to be safe Act-for-Kids-2015(2)-V2with Emmy and friends protective behaviours program has been delivered to over 10,000 kids, with funding received from the Vita Foundation to reach 3000 more kids in the coming year

For more information on Act for Kids please visit their website at www.actforkids.com.au.