Children Change Colombia:

(Formerly Children of the Andes)

Defending the rights of children at risk in Colombia

We are the largest UK charity working exclusively in Colombia. We work with children and their families to challenge poverty, inequality, discrimination and violence. Despite a growing economy and prospects of an end to the long-running conflict, millions of children still face poverty, violence and exclusion from the opportunities presented by a changing society.

So whether they are threatened by forced displacement, sexual exploitation or recruitment into armed groups, whether denied education, a loving family or a place to play, we work to ensure that every child can claim their right to a safe and happy childhood and a fulfilling future.

Make a donation

Over a year, just £3 a month could help an ex child soldier get his/her life back on track by paying for professional support for their foster family.

Children and young people in Colombia need your help to build the peaceful, safe and fulfilling future that is their right to enjoy. Please support them today!

News: 1991 - 2016 : 25 years of children changing Colombia!

Read our Autumn newsletter, full of inspring stories, facts and figures about our past and present work reducing the risks to children and defending their rights.

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Give change a chance campaign

Peace is more than just a signature on a piece of paper. Peace needs to be created in every community by the people who live there. Now’s the time to help children build a more peaceful Colombia.

Join our campaign for change

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Join our Children Change Colombia Fiesta

Join us and invite your friends and family to a celebration of Colombian music, dance and food on Wednesday 12th October. Enjoy a unique Colombian Fiesta and help us raise funds for our work!

Book now!

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Become a Children Change Colombia Promoter

Interested in getting involved? Join us at our next Promoter Induction Meeting on Saturday 19th November, 2016 to find out how you can help us raise funds and increase awareness about our work. 

RSVP now!