We make life

better for

young people in care

"They help you start going to college, now I' know got the qualifications I need to go to do the job I want to do."

25% of young people not in employment, education or training have experienced the care system. Break's Staying Close, Staying Connected project for care leavers is breaking that mould.

Hatty Christmas Week 6-12 Dec

Wear a festive hat or a silly scarf, or create crazy hair and get every single person you know to do the same, then donate to Break – it is that simple!

Text HATTYXMAS 3 to 70085 to donate £3
Text HATTYXMAS 5 to 70085 to donate £5

Texts cost your donation pledge plus one standard rate message.

Christmas Cards are now available to buy from our charity shops

With £2 from every card pack going to Break, purchasing our charity Christmas cards is a great way to help those we support while spreading some festive cheer.

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Jake Humphrey and Break celebrate 10 years of partnership as patronage draws to a close

Break, a charity working across East Anglia to improve the lives of children and young people on the edge of care, in care and leaving care, have presented Jake Humphrey with a piece of art by artist Mik Richardson to mark the end of 10 years of partnership.

Cows About Cambridge: Charity auction bidders deserve pat on the back

Cows about Cambridge raised a moovellous £257,100 in a charity auction hosted by celebrity auctioneer Charles Hanson at the Graduate Cambridge hotel yesterday evening.

Celebrity auctioneer and TV personality Charles Hanson to host Cows About Cambridge charity auction

Celebrity auctioneer and TV personality Charles Hanson will preside over a moovellous auction to be held at the Graduate Hotel, Cambridge from 7pm on 23 September.