Our therapy centres offer parents a lifeline of fresh hope for their children's future    

Our residential training centres give young adults the skills they need for lifelong employment        

Our community homes help damaged and disabled young people reach their full potential      

Our education and social support programmes provide lasting solutions to rural deprivation          

Our small family homes offer traumatised and vulnerable children security and love  

Make a difference! Become a FARA child sponsor today!      

Your donation can bring joy to the children and young people in our care      

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Introducing FARA

FARA provides a loving family life for some of Romania's most vulnerable and neglected children. Based in Bucharest and two northern regions we provide:

small family homes for vulnerable and neglected children

• community homes for damaged and intellectually disabled young adults

therapy centres for children with special needs

community-based education and social support programmes

residential training for young adults.

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Our Vision and Mission

Our vision is of a world in which all children and young people, whatever their social status, ethnicity or religion, grow up with freedom and dignity in a loving, protective environment, experiencing fulfilled lives whatever their ability, built on a foundation of Christian values.

Our mission is to transform the lives of children and young people in our care, providing a loving family, healing of past traumas, special needs education, training for employment, and education to tackle poverty in some of the poorest rural communities.

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Each life saved is a miracle, for these are children who were lost, as if they never existed.

Latest News

  • Coming out gleaming

    Posted Mar 05, 2017 by faranews

    The children in our Tackling Poverty Through Education programme don’t have any routine access to a dentist. So it’s great that our friend and supporter Dr Lungu recently offered to treat them free of charge.

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  • An emotional reunion for Sorina

    Posted Feb 05, 2017 by faranews

    Homeless at the age of five, Sorina entered St Gabriel’s family home in 2010. And for more than five years she had no news of her mother or her siblings. Then, one day just after Christmas she was invited to dinner with her family.

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  • Christmas appeal success

    Posted Jan 22, 2017 by faranews

    Just before Christmas we ran an appeal for school equipment for children in one of Romania's poorest districts. It met with a very generous response. Thank you to all our donors!

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