Friends-International is an award winning (LINK) and long-established social innovator. Operating as a social enterprise, we provide ground breaking services to marginalized children and youth, their families and their communities across SE Asia and the world:

Save Lives

We Save Lives by providing life-saving services to children, youth and families day and night wherever they are

Build Futures

We Build Futures by ensuring access to education, employment and rebuilding families

Involve all actors of society

We involve all actors of society to support our work and protect children globally


We constantly innovate by providing holistic responses, mixing best social practice and social business models.

evolve services

We evolve services to respond to ever-changing needs

Assess and measure

We assess and measure our results to continuously improve the quality of our services


We replicate good practice and successful models.


We build the sustainability of people, communities, the countries where we operate, and our services, to ensure the individuals we work with become productive, functional and independent citizens of their country.