We protect the rights of all at-risk children and youth, provide them with safe havens, and expose them to as many positive and holistic opportunities as possible to enable them to reach their full potential.
We believe in upholding a respect for children's rights and recognize that all children are born free and equal in dignity and rights regardless of race, religion, gender, ability, age, and socio-cultural status.
We believe in developing good moral values that help build character, a sense of responsibility and good discipline in our children and youth to enable them to reach their personal potential, live self-motivated lives and produce positive change in the community.
We will maintain inter-agency commitment, cooperation and partnerships with other organisations that share common values and objectives for the sake of greater public good.
We are accountable for the implementation and outcomes of our organisation's stated and expected goals and for all our actions and decisions to the community we serve.
We are accountable to our donors, the government, staff and volunteers, members, partner organisations, and the public-at-large and will be transparent in our dealings with them.
List of Services
Application for Birth Certificates, Identification Cards, UNHCR cards, Citizenship, adoption, legal processes, statelessness etc.
Work & Employment:
Advice, referrals for work opportunities.
Health & Wellness:
Hospital visits, hospitalization, check-ups, dentist, STDs etc
Job opportunities/ referrals for parents in need, monthly donations for qualified parents (food, milk, dippers etc), similar social service opportunities for family members of clients who are in need (ex: Baitumal application, health assistance etc).
Financial assistance for families/ clients in case of emergency depending on their needs and financial support for documentation, health care, education etc.
We refer cases to other organisation if it is in the best interest of the client. Among cases that have been referred are homeless clients, clients looking for shelter, counseling for abuse cases, legal representation etc.
Application for school transfer, boarding school, school entry, college, technical and vocational school, college/ university, career guidance, higher education for clients without formal education background (SOLS/ GiatMara, SLDN) , loan application, liaising with teachers if parents are not able to etc.
Referral and visitation to rehabilitation centers for clients who are struggling with drug use. Also, follow up care plan after the rehabilitation process.
Counseling in various forms according to the client’s needs such as sand therapy, art therapy etc. We also deal with family counseling if and when needed.
Shelter/ foster care:
We provide shelter and foster care for children who need protection.
Empowerment & Support:
We provide training and programs to empower our clients with low self-esteem such as support groups, sharing sessions, training on respect and boundaries etc. Most importantly, staff at YCK are always willing to listen to our clients.
A holistic approach towards homeless clients which includes counseling, job opportunities, shelter, foster care, higher education, health care etc.
(Physical/ verbal/ sexual/ mental abuse) A wholesome approach towards homeless clients which includes dealing with the authorities, counseling, shelter, foster care, higher education, health care etc.
Clients have access to an emergency hotline on a 24 hour basis.
Disabilities (physical/ mental/ education):
Identifying and assessment, application of privilege card, referral to special education/learning or training centers etc.
We assist through the legal processes and represent our clients in court, police reports etc.