We are caring campaigners – supportive, friendly, positive and inspiring as well as forthright, informed, counter-cultural and determined.
Changing Faces is here to help people who have a disfigurement find a way to live the lives they want.
Our ambition is to create an enlightened society, which fully accepts and values people who have a disfigurement.
Our mission is to be recognised as being a source/catalyst for change by:
Our values are equality, confidence, unity and rigour.
Over the next three years we will aim to raise sufficient funding for our team and our volunteers to become a catalyst for change informed by evidence and user voices through
Changing Lives: becoming a centre of excellence for
Changing Minds: transforming the campaign for face equality into a movement by
We envisage 2016-17 being a year of careful consolidation, thought and development of our Changing Lives work and the start of a gradual and directly-funded extension of our Changing Minds campaigning for face equality. We will grow both these programmes in 2017-18 as we also mark the 25th anniversary of the charity with the first UK Face Equality Day on a date in May. By 2018-19, our centre of excellence will have grown too so as to make Changing Faces a powerful charity that stands up to a world that needs to change.
Our Annual Plan sets out how we will work towards our Strategic Vision over the next twelve months. You can download it as a PDF here.