Safe Families for Children

Location or area: 
Teesside, Tyneside and Wearside

What we do

SFFC is an innovative collaboration between faith groups, volunteers and childcare professionals designed to support children and isolated families in need. We recruit, train and support volunteers from local churches to get alongside families in a temporary crisis, helping them to get back on their feet.
Types of volunteers needed: 
We're looking for: Host Families to offer temporary respite care for children; Family Friends to offer support for children / families and Resource Friends to offer resources for needy families.

Types of activities and who we help

Children (under 11)
Counselling/Support
Families
Providing resources (e.g. food, furniture)
Youth (11+)