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1. School Support
This program works to encourage and inspire children to seek a better quality of life through continuing their education. To avoid children having to repeat grades or drop out of school we have developed a system of tutors who can support them. We also work to incorporate children into the formal education system who otherwise would be unable to attend by providing the necessary educational materials for them to continue in school.
Project Somos Vos (We are you)
This program empowers children and youth to participate in decision making processes and to get connected to youth networks and active in school governments to make an impact and to realize the full exercise of their rights.
2. Health Education
This program works to improve the nutrition, physical, and emotional health, and gender relationships for the children and families who work in the markets of Tegucigalpa and Comayaguela and around the metropolitan landfill/dump. The approach includes educational sessions in the markets on themes appropriate for the age of the group.
Project: Early Stimulation
This project works to generate conditions for early childhood development for children between 0 and 5 years old.
3. Youth Club
This program works to offer youth empowerment and leadership through advocacy and promotion of a healthy lifestyle and responsibility. It offers this vulnerable population a space where they can discuss topics and issues affecting them and share their concerns.
4. Medical Consultation
This program works to bring comprehensive health care to every one of our participants, emphasizing preventative measures and addressing their pressing medical needs.
5. Psychological Care
This program works to bring individualized psychological attention to every child, adolescent, and adult who participates in our programs and to work to improve their overall wellbeing.
6. Parents' School
This program provides parents and mothers advice and guidance on parenting and their role in this process as a means of prevention and to reduce the risk faced by their children and families.
Subprogram of Alphabetization
This program works to help our participatnes achieve a basic level of literacy and education.
Project: Strengthening the Economic Situation for Families
To improve the family incomes of our participates through vocational training and education about creating family businesses by offering technical assistance and access to micro-finance so that they have more opportunities both for themselves and their children.