In addition to its main mission—to enable children from poor families to pursue an education and thus be able to have a choice in their future—ANAK also looks after their health. Mens sana in corpore sano.
In addition to organizing at least two check-ups per year for each sponsored child, the Office in Bali, assisted by field coordinators, listens out for any problems that may arise. From tiny cuts treated during the monthly distributions to the need for hospitalization, nothing is overlooked.
And when it comes to more aesthetic care to improve the lives of children, the team makes the necessary arrangements for repairs.
This month, thanks to the generosity of their godparents, two young girls were provided with dental care to restore their radiant smiles!