Action for Children

Type of service:
Social Care Services
3 The Boulevard, Ascot Road, Watford, Hertfordshire WD18 8AG
Telephone number:
0300 123 2112
Service description:

Founded in 1869 by the Methodist Church, Action for Children is a national charity that protects and supports children and young people. It provides practical and emotional care and support, ensures the voices of children are heard, and campaigns to bring lasting improvements to the lives of children. Their services include:

In Northamptonshire, Action for Children are commissioned by the local authority to provide the following short breaks:

Action for Children sub-commission the following short break service in the north of the county:

Action for Children is a registered charity (no. 1097940).

Age range:
0 - 25 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
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