Community Focus Group (CFG)'s vision is to create a centre for teenage mothers that will support these young women in their new roles as mothers on the one hand, while at the same time help them to further develop their personalities, take control of their lives, and offer them a path to independence through professional training that will prepare them for a range of careers.
The project has already begun and the space needs to be fitted with the following basic equipment's 3 Hairdryers - $700.00, IT Equipment - $2,000, 1 Big Cooker - $700.00, 1 Big Fridge - $600.00, 5 Tailoring Machines - $1,650.00 5 Blow Dryers - $200.00, 1 Big Washing Machine - $1,200.00, 10 Dummies - $300.00
The young mothers will receive support in their training in the various fields especially hairdressing , Baking/cooking , Tailoring * They will use the equipment to learn/ train and acquire skills in their various fields and also have a place where they can ask questions and share their worries, as well as somewhere to turn in an emergency. * They will have a place where they can talk to other young mothers. * They can prepare a meal for themselves.
The infrastructure in the centre will allow them to acquire knowledge and gain a new skill set so that they can start to think about what they could make and sell (Nairobi has a large population. As a result, there is a very large market for services and good