Youth comprising the highest demographic in current times, severe competition amongst this group for a place in society demands relevant and specific skills suited for particular tasks. The marginalized youth have no form of schooling to fall back on at all. Both, partially educated and uneducated members of this community are seen to languish at the bottom of the social pyramid, for want of opportunities and training.
To create a programmatic path that allows our young adolescent girls to continue studying and training for good, skill-based jobs while also gaining practical experience in the workplace. The program allows for girls over the age of 18 to choose full- or part-time academic courses while also living independently out of the Rainbow Homes. To inculcate self-dependence, the young girls are encouraged and assisted with joining part-time jobs in shopping malls, restaurants or offices around the city.
Creating a sustainable environment for 609 young girls that enables independent livelihood Encouraging higher studies and professional qualifications Enhancing employment opportunities through vocational skill development programme, personality development and communication skills. Providing support in managing independence, socially, emotionally and financially Developing the knowledge, skills and attitude that will help to lead a sensible, mature, responsible and independent life.
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