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  

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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

  • I-spy Spiderman

    Posted Jul 11, 2016 by fara-news

    Every July children from St Gabriel’s are invited to a sports day sponsored by Bucharest company Menatwork. This year, along with the children of employees, they were amazed to meet some very special guests.

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  • A touching testimonial

    Posted Jun 20, 2016 by fara-news

    Eugen is a resident at St Joseph’s Community Home near Suceava. He recently wrote to us, telling us about his life there. FARA News is pleased to publish his story.

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  • An unforgettable weekend of celebrations

    Posted May 30, 2016 by fara-news

    Children, staff and a host of supporters gathered in Bucharest for an unforgettable weekend of celebrations to mark FARA's 25th Anniversary. (Our short video captures it all!)

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