Residential/Healing

The residential program provides shelter for women and girls at-risk and exploited (sexually and physically abused, trafficked, prostituted, distressed migrants) towards healing and recovery.  It promotes women’s and children’s rights and dignity; it offers integrated and holistic services that facilitate reclaiming of dignity and value as a person and children of God.

Our services include:

1.          Caring services – are provided for the security and wellbeing of the women and children

– Temporary shelter

– Provision of basic needs: food, clothing

– Regular physical exercises (shibashi, dancing, Zumba)

– Medical, dental and optical assistance

– Recreation and celebrations

– Job placements

2.          Healing services – are provided for the enhancement of women’s knowledge, attitudes,    values, capabilities, talents, and skills

– Individual/group & family counselling/therapy

– Family dialogue

– Psychological assessment

– Spiritual activities (recollections, pilgrimage, reception of sacraments: (Confession, Eucharist, Baptism, Confirmation)

– Arts/music/occupational therapy

– Socialization/recreation

– Group living sessions

– Home visitations

– Family outreach

– Legal Assistance

– After care follow-up

– Referrals

– Networking

3.          Teaching services – are provided for the enhancement of women’s knowledge, attitudes,    values, capabilities, talents, and skills.

– Christian and Spiritual Formation (Lives of Saints, Catechism, Prayers, etc)

– Skills Training

– Life Skills sessions

– Maternal and Child Care

– Conflict Management

– Responsible Parenting

– Sessions on current local/national/global issues and events

– Sessions on women-children, justice, peace, and integrity of creation

– Sessions on Laws for the protection for women, children and family

– Advocacy

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