Direct Attention to Homeless Population Program
Year of creation:
Children, teenagers and people in general who roam the streets and who are homeless.
Duration of attention:
Six hours per week, plus special activities.
Find, locate and establish contact with children and teenagers who live on the street and provide them with opportunities to break out of their condition.
Since 1993 this program has been carried out directly in the streets. The Ministry’s team tours a number of sectors in which children from the street spend their time. They set out to contact them with three basic objectives:
The adults living in homeless conditions are given the same services but their induction is oriented to an internment center for adults.