Act for Kids is a for-purpose organisation that delivers evidence-led professional therapy and support services to children and families who have experienced or are at risk of harm.

Established in 1988, our dedicated team of psychologists, speech therapists, early education specialists, counsellors, occupational therapists and family support workers have helped thousands of children and families for over 30 years.

Act for Kids operates over 30 centres with a team of over 450 staff from Adelaide all the way up to the Cape York Peninsula.

The Big Picture

Last year, over

480,000 reports

were made to child protection authorities


174,700 children

accessed child protective services


1 in every 32

Aussie kids

Last year, Act for Kids helped

40,434 people

over 29,000 of them were kids

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Changing the lives of kids in Australia

Acknowledgement of Country

Act for Kids pays its respects to the traditional custodians across the lands in which we work, and acknowledge their elders past, present and future.