The Catholic Children’s Society supports disadvantaged children and families across London, Hertfordshire and the South East. We work with individuals of all faiths and none; our sole aim is to help those in greatest need.
Supporting children & families impacted by COVID-19
Many families are facing desperate situations due to loss of work and social isolation. So far we’ve helped over 2,300 vulnerable children with funding for food and basic essentials to help them through this challenging time. This has only been possible thanks to the generosity of our supporters.
By making a donation you can help us reach out to more families in urgent need.
Supporting children's mental health & wellbeing
Our ConnectEd counselling and therapy services support the mental health and emotional wellbeing of thousands of children each year. These services are based on-site in over 70 primary, secondary and special schools. This specialist support ensures vulnerable children and young people can develop resilience, achieve their full potential and have better chances in life.
Supporting children with bereavement & loss
We provide training for school staff so they can provide support groups for children who have experienced a devastating loss in their lives. These Rainbows groups help children feel less alone with their grief, improve their self-esteem and prevent more serious mental health issues from developing.