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Our programmes and projects improve the life chances of disadvantaged children and grow the capacity and sustainability of children's charities in our network.

Decorate A Child’s Life

Decorate A Child’s Life uses volunteers to renovate and redecorate disadvantaged children’s bedrooms and local youth centres children rely on for support.

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DACL Furniture Shop

Digital Decorating provides essential bedroom furniture items to children and families living in low-grade accommodation in London.

Meals That Matter
Meals That Matter

Meals That Matter reduces food poverty in London by providing nutritious meals to disadvantaged children through partnerships with corporate volunteer groups.

My Time

The Childhood Trust has partnered with Chance UK to offer My Time, a child-focused mentoring programme for corporate volunteers looking to make long-lasting, positive impact on the lives of local children through one-to-one engagement.

Bedrooms of London

The Bedrooms of London exhibition makes visible the often shocking and unseen reality of home life for the 800,000 children  living below the poverty line in our capital.

London Child Poverty Summit

The London Child Poverty Summit is a one-day event that provides opportunities for leaders in London’s third sector to collaborate and communicate key issues impacting children in poverty.

Transition to Trading

Transition to Trading is a learning programme designed to build capacity amongst grassroots children’s charities in London.

The Childhood Trust's Projects

Projects funded by The Childhood Trust provide a range of vital support services to children and young people experiencing poverty, violence, food insecurity, and social isolation, as well as for children with additional or complex needs.

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