FSD Program Site: Cochabamba            Organization Location: Cochabamba, Bolivia

Aldeas Infantils SOS was established to create families for needy children, helping them to shape their own future and participate together in the development of their communities.

Organization Overview

Aldeas Infantils SOS was established to create families for needy children, helping them to shape their own future and participate together in the development of their communities. The organization’s mission is preventing child abandonment and recognizing that families and communities are the main protagonists in the protection of children. Aldeas SOS works directly with families and communities to support their development and empowerment in order to prevent child abandonment. Aldeas SOS supports the families to improve their skills to protect and take care of their girls and boys, so that the children can grow up in a protected environment.

Programs

Aldeas SOS’ runs programs in areas including education and youth development, gender equity, family empowerment, community development and community empowerment. Some examples of their programs include community homes, educational workshops for women, and trainings on care and conservation of the environment.

Additional Information
Aldeas Infantiles SOS Website