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Donate to create better chances for children and young people. A single donation is a one-off gift, whereas as a regular monthly donation allows us to plan our work for the future.


A gift will help us create better chances for children and young people who have had a tough start to life.

Children and young people need your support

There are 2.3 million children in the UK who do not have the love and opportunity they need to thrive.

Coram brings together a wide range of experts in children’s needs and issues to improve the life chances of children and young people:

  • We help create loving adoptive families
  • Our one-to-one reading support helps put children back on track for confidence and success in life
  • Our helpline and advocacy services are a pillar of support for young care leavers that is always there for them, whatever challenges they face

With more children in need of our support every year, we need your help to reach them.

Your donation will help create better chances for children, now and forever.


provides a child with five sessions of life-changing one-to-one reading support


helps us keep a young person safe when we make a safeguarding alert


helps us match children to secure and loving families through our Adoption Activity Days

“Once you guys got involved, suddenly people were listening to me. I now know not to take no for an answer”
Up to one-third of care leavers become homeless in the first two years after they leave care. Your donation could give a voice to young care leavers and fund the support they need during their difficult transition to adulthood.
A young care leaver supported by Coram
*Name has been changed to protect identity
“Coram Beanstalk reading helpers create life-long readers and children who look forward to opening and reading a book.”
Around one in four children leave primary school unable to read as well as they should. Their wellbeing, confidence and self-esteem are severely affected, and their future education and job prospects are diminished. You can help them become lifelong readers.
Headteacher whose pupils are supported by Coram reading volunteers
“Never could we have dreamed that a child would be so perfect for us and our family. None of this would be possible without Coram.”
Right now, there are around 2,000 children waiting to be adopted in England. More than half of them have been waiting more than 18 months to find a family. One quarter of children who attend a Coram Adoption Activity Day are matched with adoptive families. Your gift can help us build loving families and brighter futures.
Coram adoptive parent

Donate today

By donating today you can create better chances for children, now and forever. We really appreciate your support. If you’d like to discuss your donation, call us on 020 7520 0330 (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm).

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