Key Areas of Focus: Prevention of Family Separation/Children Living on the Street, Foster & Kinship Care Support
What They Do: The Association for Support of Children at Risk - ACER Brazil was established in November 1993 with a great ideal: to provide an effective road to recovery for children living on the street. Today, ACER Brazil works with programs and activities promoting human development and community intervention.
Areas of Expertise:
- Education and Culture
- Social Assistance
- Community Development
- Youth Participation
Their 'Guardian Family' project supports foster and kinship families caring for children who have been taken from their parents by the judiciary due to situations of abandonment, neglect, abuse, addiction and/or absence of parents for death or being imprisoned.
Where They Work: Brazil