SOS Children’s Villages takes action for children as an independent, non-governmental and non-denominational social development organisation by providing family-based care for children who have lost their parents or can no longer live with them.
SOS Children’s Villages also supports vulnerable children and their families through family strengthening programmes, which aim at ensuring access to essential services and provide health, educational, and psycho-social support. Furthermore, SOS Children’s Villages operates emergency relief programmes with a specific focus on the support of children and women. SOS Children’s Villages operates in the spirit of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and holds consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
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SOS Children's Villages has received support from the following celebrities: