Welcome to Play Action International, formerly East African Playgrounds in the UK. Read about our rebrand.

Enriching lives through play

At Play Action International our mission is to create opportunities for disadvantaged children to learn and develop through play

“No longer afraid”

When Peter arrived at his new home, a refugee settlement in Uganda, with over 200,000 others, he was afraid and traumatised. His Social Worker, Isaac, told us his story…

Read Peter’s story
Our work

Our work

We work with communities to enable them to realise the far-reaching benefits of play for children

We create and implement innovative and exciting playgrounds, play based educational materials and training programmes for disadvantaged communities across the world.

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