Joyville Children's Home


Rehabilitation and development of children in need of special protectionRehabilitation and development of children in need of special protection


To facilitate the development of children and empower them to become skilled and confident individuals


1. To lead the children into a personal relationship with God

2. Provide a loving Christian environment for children at risk

3.  Provide safe accommodation for children in difficult situations

4. Develop and mobilize children’s potentials and skills.

5. Create opportunities for children to become passionate for learning

6. Provide an education, medical needs, counseling, psychological support

7. To build self-worth and a sense of personal respect

8. Facilitate children’s re-integration with their families and the communities

9. Provide opportunities for Independent Living for young adults with ages between 16- 21 years old.

Target Clientele and Criteria

  • The maximum number of children the Home can accommodate at is 30 children
  • Term of Care:  It is possible for children to complete their schooling at Joyville as we provide long-term accommodation and care. In saying this, we are aware that there are circumstances when it is best for a child to move to another center or return to their family. The needs of the child will be considered and a decision will be individually based what will benefit their ongoing development.
  • Target Clientele:

1. Street children (indigent/poor)

2. Children in need of special protection who have been neglected or maltreated/physically abused. 

  • Criteria of admission:

1. Children must be between 7-12  years old upon admission

2. Must be Street children, neglected or abused

3.  Children at risk and in need of special protection

4. Must be free from communicable diseases

5. The Independent Living (IL) is for students attending high school and are aged 16-21 years old. Only children who have been through the Joyville Children’s Program can be accepted into the “IL” program, this will be based on their individual efforts and sense of responsibility.

Program and Services

A.  Child Development Program

      Home Life, Health Care, Educational Services, Recreational and Cultural

B.  Recovery and Healing Program

Counseling, Group Work/Dynamics, Psychological and Spiritual, Support System, Music/Art Therapy, Group Living, transfers/Referrals,  Case Management, Livelihood/Skills Training

C.  Independent Living (IL) Program


Bethany Children's Home


Every girl under our care will one day face the world with renewed awareness of self-dignity, secured faith in God, and affirmed hope for a better future.


The Home exist to provide a refuge for girls who are victims of abused, so that they are protected and help spiritually, psychologically, intellectually, and socially.