Our Programs & Projects
Every child deserves a champion – An adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be. – Rita F Pearson
Care & protection of vulnerable babies & children
Abandonment and abuse of vulnerable babies and children is a result of various factors such as: Poverty and the breakdown of traditional kinship support systems due to HIV/Aids and urbanization as well as rape and statutory rape.
Staff Training and Development
In this line of work, it is the people involved who make all the difference. We pride ourselves in our ability to recruit excellent staff. We make a point of motivating and uplifting our staff, who in turn contribute to the well-being and growth of The Almond Tree.
By the age of 2, a baby’s brain will have reached 80% of its adult size.
The quality of experiences during the first 1000 days of life establishes the foundation for everything that follows.