WELCOME TO PSYCHOSOCIAL TRAINING AND EDUCATION RESPONSE TO COMMUNITIES Inc. IT IS A REGISTERED PUBLIC BENEVOLENT INSTITUTION WITH A TAX-FREE DEDUCTION GIFT RECEIPT -DGR STATUS. ABN 93 311 798 807
The Psychosocial Training and Education Response to Communities (PTERC) Inc is a non-for profit community-based Refugees, Asylum Seekers, Migrants, Ebola, floods survivors and other diseases affected persons such as HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B professional counselling Charity organisation. The Ebola Virus Survivors and floods survivors include children, families, carers, young people, adults and Ebola widows and flood widows.
Our membership comprises of Sierra Leoneans’ Refugees, Asylum Seekrs, Migrants, Ebola survivors and non-Sierra Leoneans such as Liberians, Guineans, community youth social groups, organisations supporting and working with Refugees, Asylum Seekers, Migrants, Ebola survivors and floods survivors, their families, carers, health care service providers, particularly social and community welfare service providers in our community and Sierra Leone,
Our aim is to provide professional counselling for Refugees, Asylum Seekers, Ebola survivors and floods’ survivors training, education, information sessions, workshops, community education and early intervention to improve their lives in our community and in Sierra Leone.
To also promote health initiative programs and activities to increase community awareness about counselling, mental health issues, hepatitis B and to improve social and emotional well being for all. And also to provide support services for sexually abused and drug addicted individuals and group, including children, young people, adults both men and women by providing counselling, training, education, advocacy and therapeutic service to improve their lives’ statues.
We also aim at catering for the vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people for their basic needs, particularly the Ebola survivors and floods orphans, such as educational materials, clothing, scholarships, building schools, counselling centres, and orphanage homes.
We intend to provide such professional services to reduce their, Ebola survivors and floods trauma, stigma, depression, fear, panic, anxiety and discrimination in their communities to improve their well being. We are also aiming at protecting and promoting awareness about their rights. We would also speak against domestic violence, child abuse, including children, young females genital mutilation (FGM) in their diverse communities.
Therefore, we are kindly appealing for your kind humanitarian support to make our dreams a reality through your donations. In view of that nothing is too big or too small to donate in support of our worthy cause as such, all donations are welcome.