The PERTAPIS Children's Home is a gazetted home and place of Safety under the Children and Young Persons Act. The cases referred to the Home are those by the Juvenile Court, Ministry of Community Development Youth and Sports (MCYS) and Family Service Centre (FSC). Pertapis Children's Home aim to provide a loving and wholesome home for the emotional, social, physical, educational and spiritual development of the children who have been separated from their families so as to enable them to grow to their fullest potential.
PERTAPIS Children's Home provide residential programmes with emphasis to children's education, development of moral values, recreational and family support guidelines. Generally, the home program is meant to help maintain rapport and sense of family belonging between children and parents through weekly / monthly visits. The ultimate hope is for the child to return to his family.
|Counseling||Providing an environment of trust where children could communicate feelings and anxieties with the staff or professional counselors|
|Art & Craft/Fine|
|Encourage the development of creativity, innovation and free expressions through art and craft. Learning developmental and social skills|
|Rehabilitation||To provide the necessary skills and knowledge for their eventual reintegration to the family and society. Nurturing them to become responsible adults|
|To ensure that each school going age children are given the opportunity to receive formal education and to assist them to excel in the studies. To develop leadership skills and providing them with life skills training|