COMMUNITY WORK / DEVELOPMENT:Community Development is a process designed to create conditions of economic and social progress for the whole community with its active participation and fullest possible reliance upon the community's initiative. the aim of community development / work is to improve the quality of life the community by creating awareness, empower them with life skills, creative thinking and sustain the community by creating employment opportunities on their own effort
Awareness campaigns:At the Greater Benoni Child Welfare we have four awareness campaigns during the year which focusses on relevant issues that has been identified in the community we serve. This issus can include:
- Child protection week
- Campaign against women and child abuse
- Child Trafficking
We usually either include school children, community members, foster parents, other clients or professionals in our campaigns.