Care 4 ME!

Care for ME! is a global campaign launched to foster research and advocate for better protection and care standards for children at risk of losing parental care, and children living in alternative care.

Access our research publications and learn more about this SOS Children's Villages advocacy initiative here.


Latest news


  • Grow without violence: Promote active fatherhood

    16.03.2016 - SOS Peru piloted a family strengthening project with a special focus on fathers. Read about how debates and activities around active fatherhood and gender equality can help reduce family violence. More 
  • Advocacy success: Child protection and care system reforms passed in Lithuania

    03.04.2015 - Through the Care for ME! campaign, SOS Children's Villages Lithuania has successfully advocated for child protection and care system reforms to better protect and promote the rights of Lithuanian children who have lost, or risk losing, parental care. More 
  • New report proposes steps for protecting children in alternative care

    18.02.2015 - New research from the University of Bedfordshire and SOS Children's Villages provides practitioners and policy-makers with recommendations for how to protect children in alternative care from violence. More 
  • SOS Children’s Villages publish data on children without parental care in Africa

    02.09.2014 - Assessments undertaken by SOS Children’s Villages as part of the Care for ME! campaign lay out in stark facts the deprivations and dangers for many hundreds of thousands of children without parental care in sub-Saharan African countries. More...
  • SOS Malawi hosts global conference on alternative care

    18.06.2014 - SOS Children’s Villages Malawi launched its national Care for ME! campaign with a conference attended by global experts and the release of a new report on care realities in sub-Saharan African countries. More...
  • Care for ME! - a global initiative by SOS Chldren's Villages to provide quality care for every child

    Care for ME is about children everywhere

    16.05.2013 - Improving the quality of care for vulnerable children is a global issue. Delegates at a conference at the SOS Children’s Villages International headquarters in Innsbruck, Austria, have today highlighted how this can be addressed through a campaign that boldly sets out to achieve quality care for every child. More...