SOS Children’s Villages

Published: 28.02.2010, Updated: 03.07.2013

SOS Children (also known as SOS Kinderdorf, Aldeas Infantiles SOS, SOS Villages d'Enfants) has worked for sixty years providing family-based care for orphaned children. It is the world’s largest orphan and abandoned children’s charity. It provides care in 124 countries and directly supports around a million children in the local community with schools, medical centres, and family programmes. The website gives an informative overview of Child Soldiers being used in several underdeveloped countries.