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.
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 programme 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.
YOUTH ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME
This programme is designed to assist with growth and maturity in personal decision making. The programme provides youth with sufficient tools and knowledge regarding careers and economic activity to facilitate the pursuit of their own aspirational career goals.
CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
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.
In line with Afrika Tikkun’s holistic approach to child and youth development, the core programmes are augmented by cross-cutting Support Services, which include: