They say in a sate of emergency children are the most vulnerable as they are exposed to a situation challenging basic needs like Health, Shelter; etc. An of the examples from our recent work in West Bengal responding to Cyclone Aila
“We have received support from Save the Children which we could not even expect from our own relatives and we are extremely grateful for all the support”
Nikarani Baul, resident of Haldargiri
I am very happy as I have received the right things at the right time; I will be able to protect my children using these materials…thank you
My family and I have been able to survive due to the tarpaulin and mosquito nets provided to us by Save the Children”, says Saheema Bibi who has 6 children. Her husband used the tarpaulin provided by SC to repair the roof of their house which was destroyed. Today they have sheltered house and safe mosquito nets to sleep, clean water to drink and basic things like soap, washing powder, all that was lost in the cyclone.