Stepping Stones Street Child Rescue Centre has around 108 children who come to the shelter every day for education, food and for shelter. The Shelter provides them with Food, Clothing, facility for bathing and Education. Recently, the shelter has started running 6 slum schools in different parts of Margao in the slum and construction areas where around 110 children are attending. The staff try and help them through the tuition classes which is taken according to their School Syllabus.
The Shelter conducted Senior Citizen Day program at Providoria old age home on 1st Oct where the staff sang songs, around 55 residents were present, and they too participated in singing.
The Centre conducted the slum schools at Peda khareband with 17 children, at Rawanfond with 16 children, at Saduband with 23 children and at Dholak with 12 children. The Shelter also conducts literacy class regularly at Rawanfond slum.
This month the shelter began two more slum school at housing board, maruti mandir around 12 children attend the class regularly.
The staff of the Centre conduct their field work at the Station , on the Platform and Market area. The staff met some parents and children and had a friendly talk with them.
The Centre staff visited new shops, hotels etc. and spoke to shop owners and relevant people regarding placing some new donation boxes, some of them were ready to keep our boxes and boxes have been placed.
Conducted skin infection camp in the shelter where doctor from Hospicio hospital came in and examined all the children – 135 received immunization namely Tetanus, MMR, and polio.