Arms Around The Child

Currently Supported Sites

Soweto, South Africa


Looking after children and young people living in child-headed households. They have seen first-hand the true devastation of AIDS.

Ikageng is a place for children to feel safe, for young women to know their worth and a young man to understand their role in the community.


 3.7 million orphans live in South Africa and an estimated 150k are living in child-headed households.

Durban, South Africa


Bobbi Bear is a community-based response to a complex set of issues that undermine children’s rights and deprive them of their dignity.

Rescues and upholds the rights of sexually abused children.

Operation Bobbi Bear is a human rights organisation committed to helping sexually abused children and making a true difference to the lives of thousands of children, families and communities in Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa.

Senya-Beraku, Ghana


Becky’s Home grew from a need to house abandoned children, orphans, chronically ill and those rescued from trafficking in Senya Beraku. The home provides a safe nurturing environment enabling them to develop and grow to their full potential.

Becky’s Home located in the historic coastal fishing town in Ghana and exists to improve the quality of life for the most vulnerable children by providing a safe loving home, education, healthcare, hope and respect for the 55 children they currently look after.

Manipur, India


Carmel Jyoti, Manipur is located in an area of India with the highest relevance of HIV/AIDS. We provide holistic care, protection, treatment and support to children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. They work closely with existing and extended families to reintegrate the orphaned and destitute children within the communities.

Jalore, India


Love and dedication have provided stability, respite, healthcare and education for vulnerable children who have lost their parents to AIDS and often have no other family members to look after them.

Despite the children’s heart-breaking stories of abandonment and fear they laugh and play with joy as all children should. We want to make sure these children have a brighter future.

Jaipur, India


Faith home is in the heart of Rajasthan, the pink city of Jaipur with the mission to maximise the development and eventual reintegration of the children in their care. They focus on spreading awareness and reducing the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS.

Faith cares for children often orphaned affected by HIV/AIDS and ensures the provision of education, food, shelter, security, growth, and development through intervention and quality care.

Survival, health, nutrition, development, education, protection and participation are the undeniable rights of every child at Faith.

Johannesburg, South Africa


Nkosi’s Haven is a community that provides education and opportunities for growth and sustainability for the children and women affected by HIV/AIDS in their care. Named after Nkosi Johnson, who was born with HIV and became a national figure in the anti-discrimination of people with HIV/AIDS.

Previously Supported Sites

Jaipur, India
Pune, India