PROGRAMMES

COMMUNITIES

LIVES IMPACTED

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Investing in early childhood development ensures the protection and development of the children’s well-being and guarantees peace, security and prosperity for the community as a whole.

Ages

This program primarily caters for ages 2 – 6 years

Impact

1,018 young kids benefited from our program that enabled them to develop numeracy, literacy, emotional and social skills among others.

CHILD AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Many of our young people live in impoverished communities and struggle to complete their education due to negative factors they experience in their surroundings. Our child and youth development program takes a holistic approach towards changing the environment our beneficiaries are exposed to and facilitates their psychological, physical, emotional, mental and social development and growth.

Ages

This program primarily caters for ages 7 – 18 years

Impact

With 97% pass rate, our class of 2017 performed exceptionally well in the Matric exams

CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

The National Development Plan identifies unemployed youth as one of nine central challenges, with a statistic of 38% being unemployed. In order to break the cycle of poverty, skills and enterprise development is critical in preparing the youth for career and entrepreneurial opportunities.

Ages

This programprimarily caters for ages 19 – 25 years

Impact

In 2017, 2,884 disadvantaged youth were able to access our career development services, out of which 928 successfully secured employment.

SUPPORT SERVICES

In line with Afrika Tikkun’s holistic approach to child and youth development, the core programs are augmented by cross-cutting Support Services, which include:

Primary Health Care

Services for children, youth.

Family Support

Psychological and family support services

Nutritional & Food

Providing children with daily meals

Empowerment

Empowers children, youth and their families