Training Programme for Child Welfare Committee MembersSubmitted by bosconrd on Mar 28, 2018 Foster Care Project, BOSCO Bangalore, organized training programme for the newly elected Child Welfare Committee (CWC) members at BOSCO Mane, Bangalore, on March 14, 2018. Welcoming the participants, Shivamallu, Coordinator, Foster Care Program, introduced BOSCO and the activities and services rendered by the organization. Fr. Prasad SDB, Director, BOSCO CHILDLINE, explained about CHILDLINE, Nodal Agency, modules of CHILDLINE, the types of children rescued and cases for which FIR needs to be filed. Fr. Binny, Director, BOSCO Mane, speaking on the occasion clarified doubts raised by the participants.
Akshitha Social Mobilizer, Foster Care Program, explained about Foster Care concept, types of foster care, short term–long term foster care, age group of children eligible for foster care, and eligibility to become foster parents. Jyothi, Counsellor explained about the identification process of parents and children for Foster care. Nagarathna R, Chairperson, CWC, Mrs. Geethamala, Mr. Hemanth, Mrs. S S Rajani & Sr. Juliet – Members, CWC attended the training.