Organization: Comenius Foundation for Child Development
Project: Child and Families Centres
Location: Głuchów and Cekcyn, Poland
Target group: Families at risk
In Poland, the rates of children living in at-risk families are much higher in rural areas than in urban areas. The Child and Families Centres - located in existing municipal institutions - focus on helping at-risk families with young children in rural areas by offering specialized services as well as playgroups and toy libraries for children, parents and grandparents.