Programs and Services
Chameleon Association, Inc. aims to provide care, protective, rehabilitative,
preventive programs and services that will respond/address to problems
concerning street girls. The farm-center is a temporary shelter (1 to 3 years)
for street girls aged 5 to 16 years old with a capacity to accommodate a
maximum of 15 children. From the start the project aims to:
Provide home life until such time
that the child is reconciled with her natural family or substitute/foster
Provide food, shelter, clothing,
care, protection, and recreational activities while in the center;
Provide medical, dental and
Provide family support through
seminars, sessions and skills training.
assistance to bring back the child to the formal school set-up;
educational assistance to the poor children in
counseling to the child in order to help her understand her life situation and
also organize value, reorientation and education sessions;
Provide vocational and skills
training in a non-formal, non-graded education set-up that will prepare the
child for her entry to productive life.
an integrated program that will address to the needs of the child's family;
the child’s return to her natural/foster family;
economic activity that can help the family to be self-reliant;
capital to the families to create their small business to develop their local
Give financial responsibility to
the parents through profitable activities to prevent the children from working.
order to achieve the objectives, there are 3 major programs and services with
its corresponding sub-programs:
Care and Protection Program:
To develop and actualize the program through provision of
basic needs and services. Promote and maintain the home atmosphere where love,
care and understanding can be felt and experienced by the
Rehabilitation and Development Program:
To develop rehabilitative and developmental program for the
street kids and to prepare the children in any eventualities that will happen to
them after living/staying at the center. This program focuses on the mind,
spirit, health and body
d evelopment of the kids. Services and activities
developed/implemented under the program are:
evelopment of the kids. Services and activities developed/implemented under the program are:
and Physical Development
and Fruit Garden
Family/Community Support Program
The center's commitment to reconcile/reunite the child with her family is the first and foremost agenda in the program.
To rehabilitate the kids in the Center by continuous follow-up to
the child's family.
To assist the poor families with educational assistance to lessen the burden of the family in other aspects of their lives. Children will be in the school studying instead of roaming in the streets.
The program is also organized for livelihood activities and community leaders training to support the educational program. This program will be implemented through the scholarship services of the Center.