Family and Childcare Trust is the new name for the charity formed from the merger of Daycare Trust and the Family and Parenting Institute.
The Family and Childcare Trust is a research-led charity with over 40 years’ experience of campaigning and research into family life. We exist to support the wellbeing of families in the UK by identifying and alleviating the pressures on family life and childcare, and campaigning for a more family friendly UK.
We aim to relieve the pressures on family life through four main areas of work:
By connecting families, government and businesses we aim to achieve our vision and to support every family to thrive.
For information about our team see Key staff at Family and Childcare Trust.
Family and Childcare Trust aims to increase the wellbeing of families in the UK by relieving the pressures on family life. Our vision of a society where government, business and communities do all they can to support every family to thrive
Our work and services
The Family and Childcare Trust provides a range of services and we are undertaking a number of projects for funders. Further information about our work and services.
All our services can be contacted via our reception on 020 7940 7510.
Many organisations have kindly supported our work during the financial year 2010/11, for further information see, Our supporters.
The Family and Childcare Trust lends its support to the work of other organisations who enhance and compliment the work we do and whose work supports the childcare agenda. Organisations and campaigns we support are detailed below. See Who we support for further information.
Making More Great and Affordable Childcare a Reality