Since its establishment in 1984, Friends For Street Children Association (FFSC) has dream of being a companion of all disaplace, homeless and disadvantaged children. Started with humble but continous acts of Mr. Tran Van Soi, FFSC founder, many loving supportive hands and generous hearts now join together to buil up dreams and futures for children.
To care for children means to care for the future of humanity. Every individual children with all efforts and selfless love, with no discrimination based on religion or race. In doing this we deliver the most sustainable of developments life skills for chidren.
We help disadvantaged and street children in and around Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
At the heart of our work are seven high quality and well equipped
Development Centers located in the poorest areas of the city. Each year, our Centers welcome a large number of displaced children who have migrated to Ho Chi Minh City from rural provinces. Our professional teachers, social workers and volunteers provide these children with chance to gain knowledge, develop their potential, and deepen life skills and values through education and training. The children leave us better equipped to intergrate into society.
We provide career orientation and work opportunities for mature children and we remain available for support, advice and friendship as they transition into young adults.
At our Development Centers we deliver training, services and resources to the parents of the children to improve their life conditions.