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OUR VISION

Every Child belongs to a family and grows with love, respect and security.

Our Mission

We build families for children in need, we help them shape their own futures, and we share in the development of their communities

Our Core Values - 1. Courage

We keep our promises
We make a long-term commitment to children and their communities and deliver quality services that support them to succeed in life.

Our Core Values - 2. Trust

We believe in each other.
We work with all stakeholders in a spirit of teamwork, giving and receiving trust to achieve our mission.

Our Core Values - 3. Accountability

We are reliable partners.
We are accountable to children, communities, partners, and donors. Our greatest responsibility is to ensure quality care.

PARTNER WITH US

You can make a difference in the life of a vulnerable child today!

No Child Should be Left To Grow Up Alone!

Contact SOS Gambia At SOS National Office. Hermann Gmeiner Drive, Bakoteh, P.O. box 3269, Serrekunda, The Gambia, West Africa.
Email: sponsorship@sosgambia.org

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SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia’s Women Empowerment For  Change  Project – Farafenni Hand Over COVID-19 Medical Items to Farafenni General Hospital

SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia’s Women Empowerment For Change Project – Farafenni Hand Over COVID-19 Medical Items to Farafenni General Hospital

Almami Barrow13 January 20211 min read

SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia through their Women Empowerment for Change Project in North Bank Region funded by SOS Children’s Villages Finland presented COVID – 19 medical items (Infrared thermometers & Face masks) to Farafenni General Hospital. The Women Empowerment…

SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia wishes all her sponsors, donors and well-wishers a Happy and  Joyous New Year

SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia wishes all her sponsors, donors and well-wishers a Happy and Joyous New Year

Almami Barrow30 December 20201 min read

END OF YEAR MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL DIRECTOR SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES THE GAMBIA. NA-Gambia-End-of-Year-Message-version-2.0Download

“Give Back Gambia” donates to SOS Mother and Child Clinic Bakoteh.

“Give Back Gambia” donates to SOS Mother and Child Clinic Bakoteh.

Almami Barrow28 December 20201 min read

We were pleased to have received donation in the form of consumable health care goods from Give Back Gambia, a charity organisation registered in Sweden. Give Back is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-religious organisation established and registered in Sweden. This particular…

Senegalese mbalax super star (Wally B Seck)visit SOS Children’s Village Bakoteh.

Senegalese mbalax super star (Wally B Seck)visit SOS Children’s Village Bakoteh.

Almami Barrow15 December 20201 min read

We were pleased to have received the Senegalese music superstar Wally B Seck who on Thursday the 10th of December 2020 paid a special visit to our SOS Children’s Village Bakoteh to donate food items and toys for the children.…

Two days training of school teachers on improved  teaching & learning methodologies

Two days training of school teachers on improved teaching & learning methodologies

Almami Barrow7 December 20201 min read

As we continue to strengthen and empower communities in The Gambia, the SOS Community Empowerment Project in Basse embarked on a two day training on improved teaching and learning methodologies for 7 teachers from seven different schools in Basse- URR.…

Family Strengthening

SOS seeks to ensure that the family structure is strengthened in such a way that there are less or absolutely no vulnerable children being left to fend on their own. We ensure that no child is left to grow up alone by providing whenever necessary a family, siblings and a secure environment for vulnerable children to grow up in.

Advocacy & Partnership

We call upon governments and communities to fulfil their commitments for children without parents or at risk of losing parental care, and we support them in their efforts. This work is guided by the UN Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children and is in the framework of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. We advocate for measures to prevent the loss of parental care. We also support the development and implementation of alternative care quality standards and demand continuous monitoring of these standards. 

Alternative Care

SOS Children’s Villages The  Gambia  provides alternative care for children in need ( Children without adequate parental care and those at risk of using parental care. We have 32 years of experience in offering longer-term alternative care based on a family-like care model, which we call SOS family care, and in other alternative forms of care such as foster care and small group homes.


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COVID-19 ADVISORY…

  1. Wear a Mask
  2. Wash Your Hands
  3. Watch Your Space

These very simple tips SAVE LIVES! Please pay close attention to them and make them a part of your lifestyle. In this way you are actively contributing to your community’s Health And Safety! You are also protecting yourself and your loved ones!

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