We distribute free educational materials designed for both schools, caregivers , parents and other community base organizations to promote elimination of older peoples abuse and violation child's right.
We research and also support local and international research efforts or practice to prevent or treat all forms of abuse on vulnerable group(the aged and the child).
We offer training programs for professionals and paraprofessionals,most of our trainings are in partnership with our international partners to bring capacity building to the rural and urban communities we serve in african region.
AFRICAN ASSOCIATION FOR PREVENTION OF ELDERS AND CHILD ABUSE(AAPECA) INTERNATIONAL FOUNDED IN 2010
AAPECA is committed to preventing abuse from ever happening and stopping it when it is occuring or when it is about to happen.
Our community prevention efforts include awareness campaign ,outreach, education(which focused on behavoural change),media events, community collaboration and coaliation with government agencies.
We work regionally while internationally we work in partnership with our affiliates, associates and international partners to train, educate and empower adults to protect the vulnerable older people and children in the society.
Join aapeca TO SAY A BIG NO TO ALL FORMS OF ABUSE AGAINST THE VULNERABLE ELDERS AND CHILDREN AROUND THE GLOBE.
Together We Can Prevent Abuse on the Aged and the Children in our society.
WE TARGET TO IMPACT ALL GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS AND DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS AS WELL AS ALL TYPES OF CHILD-CARE AND AGED PEOPLE ORGANIZATIONS AND CIVIC SOCIETY SO THAT THEY WILL PARTICIPATE IN ABUSE PREVENTION PROCEEDINGS AND PRACTICE.
The Mission Focus of AAPECA is on the core groups like;
* Schools and Educational Centers (Private and Public).
*Child/Youth Serving Organizations.
*Older Peoples Organizations and Forums.
*Youth Sports Clubs/Organizations.
*Parents/Care-givers/Guildance and Councilors.