Partners and Networks

We work in partnership to deliver high quality, be efficient, and reach more children and families. We are thankful to work together with:




Dutch Relief Alliance
The Dutch Relief Alliance is a coalition of 14 Dutch aid and humanitarian organisations funded through a partnership with the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Dutch Relief Alliance provides urgent humanitarian assistance and responds to major international crises. Read more about the Dutch Relief Alliance and its joint responses.




EU-CORD is a network of European Christian Relief and Development NGOs. The network is made up of member organizations – 22 NGOs that work together in the area of lobbying, advocacy fundraising, program development and program implementation.


Help a Child holds a Partnership Certificate of the Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO) for the implementation of humanitarian aid actions on the basis of the terms of reference issued by the Commission. The main mission of ECHO is to preserve lives, prevent and alleviate human suffering and safeguard the integrity and dignity of populations affected by natural disasters and man-made crises.


Christelijk Noodhulp Cluster (Christian Emergency Aid Cluster)
The emergency aid cluster consists of the following organizations: Dorcas, Help a Child, Tear, Woord en Daad, ZOA and EO Metterdaad. In the event of disasters, we jointly raise and spend emergency aid funding.




Better Care Network

The Better Care Network Netherlands (BCNN) is a network of organizations and individuals that are actively involved with children without parental care. Through cooperation they want to improve the help to children abroad without good parental care.





Prisma is an umbrella organization representing around 20 Christian organizations working in the development cooperation sector. Through lobby activities, they highlight the important role religious actors play in working towards sustainable development.

KROS is an informal network of 10 childrights organisations in the Netherlands that lobby for child rights in development and disaster response. Together it does lobby or shared activities towards Dutch government and politics.

Keeping Children Safe
The core mission of Keeping Children Safe is to make sure children everywhere are safe from harm. Therefore, Keeping Children Safe developed the International Child Safeguarding Standards, endorsed by DFID, USAID, EC, UN,  and other organizations. Help a Child is a full member of the KCS Alliance.

Goede Doelen Nederland
This association represents the interests of national fundraising charities in the Netherlands.

Partos is the Dutch association for NGOs working in International Development. The association represents 120 Dutch development organizations. It engages in, among other things, lobbying with the government and joint quality improvement.