Dream India Foster Homes is a program conceived by Dream India Network (DIN) to support marginalized and socially excluded children living in and around Bangalore city by welcoming them into small Foster Homes.
The program aims at building self-confidence and self-esteem to children by reintegrating them within the educational system, providing them with safe shelter, clothing, nutrition, healthcare and psychological support in a conducive, family environment to nurture their interests and abilities.
The project funded by Alstom Foundation aims to renovate and fit out 2 foster homes – each for 8 girls from vulnerable backgrounds in the Bangalore area, to ensure staff salaries for 1 year as well as food, school books, medical expenses and outings.
Location: Bangalore, state of Karnataka, India
Duration: 1 year
Partner NGO: Dream India Network (DIN)
Sponsor: T. Kamaldeen – Proj Eng Dir - Bangalore
Promoter: A. Kate – System Des Ldr – Bangalore