SOS Children's Village Multan
The city of Multan is located in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is Pakistan's third largest city by area and it’s fifth largest by population. Located on the banks of the Chenab River in the geographic center of the country, Multan is about 560km from the capital, Islamabad.
SOS Children's Village Multan opened its doors in a donated property in 1999, and was completed in the summer of 2002. The land for this project, as well as for the school, has been donated by the Government of Punjab. Brick finished elegant 17 homes, enveloped by a lush green landscape, playgrounds, cricket field, auditorium and a mosque are just a few of the things that we boast off!
The first welfare program of its kind in Multan, the first child was welcomed in 1999. Now, there are 181 children living in the Village.
With the aim of broadening its scope of outreach for the children under threat, in the last two decades, SOS Children’s Village Multan has undertaken many projects, including:
SOS Hermann Gmeiner Higher Secondary School
SOS Hermann Gmeiner Higher Secondary School a non-profitable educational institution established in 2006, schooling 1400+ students, promoting quality education for the children of SOS villages as well as for financially under privileged and neglected communities in particular promoting education equality for female gender. Proudly achieving 100% first division results since its inception.
SOS Youth Home Facility
SOS Youth Home Facility houses the youth boys of SOS so that they maybe nurtured and dealt with as growing adults. Boasting of 4 new residences accommodating 60 boys, this new facility has a unique concept of community dining and a technical training block. The Administration Block looms above all uniting the boys and harnessing their energies and making them productive with careful diligence. Equipping our boys to take the future head on under the guidance of a Youth Director.
SOS Multan Institute of Technology
SOS Multan Institute of Technology established in 2015 endeavours to bridge the gap of trained skillset amongst our youth and lead the way to providing a prosperous professional future for our children. Vocational and diploma education is related to the age-old apprenticeship system of learning. Apprenticeships are designed for many levels of work from manual trades to high knowledge work.
Diploma of Associate Engineering (3 years diploma qualifying equivalent to skill based FSc.)
- Computer Information Technology
- Domestic Electrician
- Computer Application
- Mobile Repairing
- Air-conditioning repair
SOS Multan Stitching Home
SOS Multan Stitching Home provides opportunity to the financially underprivileged women of its surrounding poverty stricken areas. The family strengthening program of SOS Multan Institute of Technology has taken a commitment to bring about change in the women of the under privileged masses surrounding the area, by empowering women with skill and providing them a platform to earn and strengthen their financial status, our vocational courses are committed to impart a high level of skill to its participants.
SOS Children's Home
SOS Children’s Home provides a newfound vision of pastoral care for children, by opening its doors to a purpose built residential campus promising a life and secures future for vulnerable children.
The difficulties faced by many women-headed households are extreme and these families constitute the largest category of candidates deserving of welfare assistance.
The objective is to relieve the mothers of the responsibility of looking after the needs of the children, thus making it possible for them to find employment.
The SOS Children’s home will welcome the children of all women lead households. These are women who are single and are unable to provide them with basic necessities of childhood and will provide education, healthcare and pastoral care by taking these children under its wings from early years up till matriculating.
This facility will also go hand in hand in motivating single women to find the stimulus to become financially empowered.
SOS Children's Village Multan Industrial Estate, Sector No.1, Multan.