Switzerland II

Teaser Photo Promoting educational activities for socially disadvantaged and handicapped children.

A cooperative project between the Lyoness Child & Family Foundation and the association “tipiti“.

Project Description

To support special talents and interests has a positive effect on the development of a child. The association “tipiti” in Switzerland supports children, who live either in foster families or in one of the association’s homes, in their individual interests. This takes up quite a lot of financial resources. To help the kids in their development in the best way possible they receive support in different areas (school, music, creativity, sports). With the support by the Lyoness Child & Family Foundation these children and adolescents will be supported and promoted with specific measures in Education, Sports and Creativity during their first years of school.

- dance and singing lessons
- joining sports clubs (handball, football, etc.)
- riding lessons
- music lessons
- Wing-Tsun training
- language holiday in England

Project Goals

The goal of this project is to promote not only the kids academic achievements, health, physical well-being and creativity but also social integration and a sense of belonging through specific promotional programs and educational measures.

Project Title

Promoting educational activities for socially disadvantaged and handicapped children.

Project Location

Switzerland

Project Period

September 2014 – September 2015

Beneficiaries

Children and adolescents between the ages 6 and 15 which are cared for and supported with different measures by the “tipiti” association. This includes children with special needs and children that live in foster families or in one of the association’s homes because they can’t stay with their families for different reasons.

Project Partner

Association „tipti”