Mental health is very important to a child’s development. Children needs to have a good mental health status if they are going to live up to their full potential and truly live a life that is fulfilled with positive experience and the willingness to do what is best for themselves and the people around them.
There are a myriad of factors that can impact a child’s mental health status, both positively and negatively. Providing children an environmental that demonstrates love, compassion, trust and understanding will greatly impact a child so that they can build on these stepping stones to have a productive lifestyle.
At present we are accommodating 8 children and they are studying in schools and college. Some kids are at hostel and are well accommodated. All these children, some are born here itself, and their mothers are also staying at samithi. These children’s mothers were wandering in different places at Kollam with mental illness and they were carrying. They are brought here and given proper medical treatment and also we provide all facility for their delivery. Some were found with their children in street and they are brought by public or by police. Some kids are orphan.