Our objective is to protect and assist the group of Latin American street children, mainly in Bolivia, where their situation is becoming increasingly critical and worrying. With a special emphasis on supporting their education and vocational training as well as on reintegrating them successfully into society once they reach legal age.
Helping the admission in specialized foster homes of these children and teenagers who live in the streets and are at risk of social exclusion.
Improving the situation of the children admitted by providing them with a proper nutrition, clothing, school supplies, sports and audio-visual materials, pharmacological products, hygiene and leisure activities.
Getting involved in the different stages of the educational training of the boys and girls admitted in the foster homes.
Creating and improving leisure activities for the children in the foster homes, organizing trips with them, taking them to the movies, sports facilities, amusement parks, etc.
Helping boost and improve the vocational training offered to these young people as an essential tool to support their reintegration into society.
Helping the youth to search and select job offers in the market that help them to become independent and reach successful reintegration.
Encouraging the design, development and implementation of projects that increase the self-sufficiency of the foster homes in terms of resources.
Improving the human resources available in each foster home through training and advising.
Increasing the number of human resources available in the foster homes by encouraging active volunteering as we have been doing with dynamism.
Restoring and strengthening the affective bonds of the boys and girls newly admitted to the homes through our initiative “Sponsors' Chain”.
Raising social awareness in Andorra -the country where Cooperand was founded- about the situation and the hardships endured by street children in the Third World countries of Latin America.
Raising awareness both on a public and private level in Andorra about the benefits generated by a commitment to providing assistance.
Raising awareness about the benefits of taking action, and highlighting the risks derived from a lack of action through the organization of seminars, symposia, courses, events, etc.
Promoting, creating, developing, managing, and coordinating studies, research, documentation and databases, which support viable aid projects.
Helping promote and develop proposals addressing and consolidating a legal framework in support of the rights of street children.
Promoting the development of new technological tools in the training programs to help improve the job opportunities of these young people.
Promoting, creating, developing, managing and maintaining the creation of a new area of vocational training, Developers of Computer Solutions.