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Our mission is to support special needs, chronically ill, disadvantaged youth in our community; with no discrimination; much compassion, and confidentiality through our various youth programs. Empowering special needs youth to build for a greater tomorrow through volunterrism, leadership, education and community envolvement.
To promote life and social inclusion, encourage barrier breakers for special needs and low income children in all areas of life. To grant sustainability in lives by making a difference in children's lives through compassionate care, providing charitable services, educational tools, awareness, and advocacy needed to change the world.
A vision in action, special needs children can live united with all children alike, in a place of safety, security, friendship and love modeled by testimonies. " They were overcome by the Blood and the Testimonies". - Revelation 12:11
Kids Need Support 2, is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, disability, gender, sexual orientation, or age. To break social barriers, promote successful living for children who are struggling in daily life activities, by offering: support, mentoring, youth development, recreational activities and community involvement, to all children. Our children are the leaders of today, tomorrow and everyday!
Every child needs a place of security when poor health, trauma, financial disadvantages or death, leaves a stain of insecurity. Family begins in the heart; grows stronger with love, like children who play together for the first time. - Elijah Ashe
Kids Need Support 2, offers many opportunities for youth ages 5 through 18.
At Kids Need Support 2, our core values are Service- to provide help, resources, and benefits to help people achieve maximum potential. Social Justice- to uphold equal rights, protection, opportunity, social benefits to everyone. Dignity and worth- every person is unique and worthwhile. Importance of human relationships- to value the exchange between all parties with compassion and confidentiality. Integrity-maintain trustworthiness. Competence-practice within the scope of known skills and abilities to build
family strengthening, socialism, volunteerism, self esteem building, leadership, teamwork, positive community involvement and giving. We hope to combat many diseases and make an impact in the lives of each child where they can see their fears disappear and transition into a Greater Destiny of Hope. We hope to build the morale in the community on Special Needs Awareness one day at at time. We work continuously to promote awareness and hope to special needs youth and underprivileged children through youth development, character building and empowerment components. The tools we utilize to educate are via medical support, foundation resources and information.
OUR COMMITMENT TO SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN:
We are a volunteer based organization with teams, who help to administer fun activities for healing, hope and life skills. We all have a personal success story, or a journey still in progress, that makes our lives and each child's life relative. Experience has been our teacher, love our motivator, and each child our inspiration. All are welcome to find healing, a supporting hand and loving heart from the moment your request reaches our ears. There is no illness that we can't fight together!
Our Special needs and mentoring sessions include: arts, singing, poetry, book clubs, gardening,and community work, and more. At Kids Need Support 2, the youth focus on youth building through safety, self awareness, social skills, community involvement, exercise, health/ diet tips to prevent obesity and diabetes in children, fun outdoor adventures, activities leadership opportunities in the community.
Though these children are "classified" we encourage them to appreciate their uniqueness; being free to be themselves. At Kids Need Support 2, every child has the ability to change the world by working together with education, dedication, love, and compassion for life.