Impact of Mother Centres

Depending on thier size and how long they have been operating, Mother Centers reach between 50 and 1000 families in the neighborhood.

Mother Centers contribute to a new culture of care in communities, especially concerning flexible and quality care for children and the elderly.

Mother Centers have impact on many levels. They influence the quality of parenting and child socialization as well as the quality of inner family relations.

Mother Centers revitalize neighborhoods. They bring new family services into the community and bring a grassroots player into local governance.

Mother Centers empower women and improve gender equity in families and communities.

Mother Centers generate support systems in conflict and crisis situations. They create employment and access to the labor market.

For children the centers create an expansion of their social and physical space and experience.