MISSION

The protection, rehabilitation, family reunification and reintegration into society of children and young people, victims of the most serios violations of their rights in Freetown.

VISION

Our action is conceived from a holistic perspective. We involve in our work all the actors responsible for the child protection: family, authorities and the community...more>>

CORE VALUES

Openness, acceptance transparancy, respect, honesty, accountability, optimism, creativity and co-responsibility.

About Don Bosco Fambul

Don Bosco Fambul (DBF) is a Local Non-Government Organization. The Salesians of Don Bosco (SDB) as bearer of the institution or NGO is a Roman Catholic Religious Congregation. Since 1998 the priests and brothers have been working in Freetown, Sierra Leone in the fields of street social work; rehabilitation of street children; community work; helping the sick inmates at the correctional prison in Freetown; a shelter for girls that are abused sexually & physically, likewise with teenage girls who engaged themselves in sex work; Mobile Bus that goes at night spotting out vulnerable children to stay off the street, parish; primary school; youth centres and also a 24 hours phone crisis counselling that covers the whole country.


Our Target Groups

UNDERAGE BOYS

I) In street situation. II) In confilct with the law. III) Orphans. IV) Trafficked.

UNDERAGE GIRLS

i) Victims of physical and/or sexual abuse. II) Victims of early marriage III) In prostitution. IV) In conflict with the law. V) Victims of trafficking

YOUNG MEN IN PRISON