Immediate Needs of the Dolam Children's Home Trust

Working in the kitchen
Dolam Resident doing chores

School Van
The Dolam Children's Home Van

Priorities for the Dolam Children's Home include:

  • Ensure that all children receive education and participate in extra curricular activities at school
  • work with extended families to help to secure better family relations
  • supply school uniform, school enrolment, homework assistance and health awareness
  • Support for children and women who are infected or affected by HIV and violence administer ARV treatment
  • Building networks with other child care facilities and individuals interested in our program, including the government and local authorities
  • Training on first aid, health and children’s rights
  • Ensure life skill orientation for the teenagers

Immediate Needs for the Dolam Children's Home include:

  • School bags and stationery
  • Food (maize meal, snacks, sugar, bread flour, tinned food, fruits, cooking oil, beans, salt, spices, juice,etc...)
  • 14 thick mattresses (to replace old)
  • Shade net for the back and front yard
  • Cleaning materials
  • Toiletries for the children (sanitary pads,soap,face cloth, etc.)
  • Regular maintenance of the house cupboards, beds doors, etc.