Morocco: “Africa is Near”

The project aims to accompany and support abandoned or orphaned children and adolescents, aged 4 to 19, and young people from disadvantaged families (some with disabilities) hosted in 5 reception centers in Morocco (in Rabat, Fez, Meknes and Casablanca), to fight the evil of abandonment and give them new possibilities and hope for the future.

The activities under the direct responsibility of Ai.Bi. include:

  • supporting the presence of an educator/play area manager, an entertainer, a psychologist and a social worker for the support and personalized accompaniment of minors;
  • providing material and recreational activities;
  • supporting part of schooling costs for children;
  • providing medicines and medical checkups, powdered milk and other basic necessities for children;
  • supporting a professional in psychomotricity;
  • supporting special needs teachers;
  • sponsoring a computer lab
  • sponsoring an electricity workshop for young care leavers and supporting a bakery project manager.