CORE INTERVENTIONS

Our interventions are based on awareness raising, public education and identification of target groups in need of care to provide referrals where necessary. Where WoHC cannot provide direct services, we partner with other organizations.

SOCIAL SUPPORT

Services Provided

  1. Integration of OVC (Orphans & Vulnerable Children) into traditional support systems
  2. Gender-based violence support
  3. Alcohol & substance abuse support
  4. Social support referral

HEALTH SUPPORT

Services Provided                 

  1. Health education
  2. Growth and assessment monitoring
  3. Health care referrals
  4. Water & sanitation Support

PSYCHO-SOCIAL SUPPORT

Services Provided                             

  1. PSS (Psycho-Social Support) Counseling
  2. HIV Counseling
  3. HIV Disclosure support
  4. Spiritual Guidance
  5. Play Therapy
  6. Life Skills
  7. PSS Referral

EDUCATIONAL & VOCATIONAL SUPPORT 

Services Provided                 

  1. Play Simulation (Referrals)
  2. Pre-School (Referrals)
  3. Literacy and numeric skills (homework assistance)
  4. Activities that facilitate access to formal education system
  5. Monitoring & advice during transition from school to vocational training
  6. Reintegration to school
  7. Access to appropriate and market-driven vocational training
  8. Educational and vocational training support referral

NUTRITION AND FOOD SECURITY SUPPORT

Services Provided

  1. School & After Care feeding
  2. Nutrition, diet and meal preparation
  3. Provision of food on emergency basis
  4. Provision of food Basket
  5. Food preservation
  6. Small-scale Agriculture
  7. Linking to other nutrition interventions
  8. Nutritional assessment
  9. Nutrition and Food security referral

SHELTER & CARE SUPPORT

Service Provided                                           

  1. Support child or youth headed households in maintaining their homes
  2. Assist children and family members identify potential caregivers
  3. Provide access to temporary shelter for children-in-transition
  4. Provide access to temporary shelter for abused women
  5. Material support
  6. Water and Sanitation
  7. Referral for shelter and care support

PROTECTION /LEGAL SUPPORT

Services Provided

  1. Assist in accessing legal services or child protection interventions
  2. Assist with national registration
  3. Assist in birth registration
  4. Assisting caregivers to access community level support for OVC
  5. Assist in accessing government grants/social welfare support
  6. Will-writing/inheritance advice
  7. Death registration
  8. Education on prevention of abuse
  9. Referral for protection/legal aid
  10. Para-legal training

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s