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
Your donation can bring joy to the children and young people in our care
FARA provides a loving family life for some of Romania's most vulnerable and neglected children. Based in Bucharest and two rural areas we provide:
• family-style homes
• specialist therapy programmes
• special-needs education
• in-school support programmes.Read More »
Our Mission and Vision
Our mission is to transform the lives of some of Romania's poorest and most vulnerable children and young people.
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.Read More »
Each life saved is a miracle, for these are children who were lost, as if they never existed.
Posted Feb 08, 2015 by faranews
Even the smallest children in FARA’s family have an answer to the question ‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’ And if you were now to pop that question to those attending St Teresa’s complex needs centre in Falticeni the chances are you’d get the reply ‘A student!’.
HRH The Prince of Wales
I have been greatly impressed by everything that I have discovered about the wonderful work that FARA is doing in Romania.
In 2004, after she filmed ‘Cold Mountain’ in Romania, Nicole Kidman agreed to become a Patron of FARA.
Princess Marina Sturdza
Princess Marina Sturdza, who is related to the Romanian Royal Family, has been a loyal FARA supporter since the start.