Children separated from caregivers at US border now need stability and predictability says SOS Mental Health and Psychosocial Advisor.
Angela Maria Rosales, the National Director of SOS Children’s Villages Colombia, says the organisation is well positioned to help families fleeing Venezuela.
At the young age of eight, Tito demanded that he and his siblings be kept together in alternative care following the death of his parents. He was determined and successful.
Although Omar has been able to start a career, he knows about the challenges young people who have grown up in alternative care face on their way to independence.
Italy’s government for the first time has established a fund for young people transitioning out of alternative care. SOS Children’s Villages Italy contributed to this positive development.
15-year-old Leticia from Paraguay is representing the voice of young people against violence against children at the End Violence Solutions Summit in Stockholm, Sweden.