About Us


SOS Children's Villages Thailand help children who have lost their parents, lack of relatives since 1971 in the form of long-term care – family-like care. Thanpuying Somsri Charoen-rachaphak was the founder together with Thanpuying Sumalee Chatikavanich, the founding committee at that time and the group It was adopted from SOS Children's Villages International by Dr. Hermann Gmeiner, founder which is a model of international SOS Children's Villages around the world.

SOS Children's Villages Thailand is a member of SOS Children's Villages International and has members in more than 130 countries around the world.

SOS Children's Villages Thailand was founded on November 12, 1971, the first SOS Children's Village was built in 1972 by Thanpuying Somsri Charoen-rachaphak donated land of 10 Rai (16,000 square meter) to build SOS Children's Village Bangpoo, Samut Prakan, the first SOS Children's Village in Thailand by received the title of the Royal Patronage from Her Majesty Queen Sirikit in 1976.

SOS Children's Villages International


SOS Children's Villages International, founded by the Austrian Dr. Hermann Gmeiner in 1949, with the SOS Children Village Imst in Austria. Was the first village Prof. Dr. Charoen and Thanpuying Somsri Charoen Rajapark When visiting and visiting the world's first SOS children's village in Imst , Austria For the first time and impressed with the operation of the SOS Children's Village, therefore adopted in Thailand. Currently, Mr. Helmut Kutin is the honorary president. And Dr.Dereje Wordofa is the president of the SOS Children's Villages International and there are members in more than 130 countries around the world.

Founder of SOS Children's Villages International Organization and Children at SOS Children's Village, Bangpoo

Mr. Helmut Kutin, the current honorary president with children at SOS Children's Village, Hat Yai

Dr.Dereje Wordofa
President of SOS Children's Villages International

Vision and mission

We help children who are missing their parents and relatives, or children whose traditional families are unable to support them. So that they can grow up and be part of the family again by creating a permanent replacement family. That raises children in a warm family atmosphere filled with love and children grow up from childhood to adulthood. Get the highest education according to your abilities. Until being able to go out to work able to take care of oneself and live with society happily We are committed to creating and maintaining a child-friendly environment that is suitable for the growth of children. for children to have a happy childhood raised with love Respecting each other in the " Home of Love for All Children "

The aim of the work

Concept

We believe that every child should grow up in a suitable environment. And the family is the best place To enhance the experience of a happy childhood And allow the child to grow up completely And we still believe that for children who have lost the opportunity to grow up in their own family Should get a second chance to be part of the family again In order for the child to grow in the right direction that one child should be the most

How are we different from other helping organizations?

We raise children in a family environment. We value the development of each child to grow appropriately. We strive for long-term work by raising children from childhood to adulthood. Receive the highest education according to ability Until can go out to work and be self-sufficient And live happily with society

Vision

Every child should grow up in a family full of love. Respecting each other And security

The four principles of operation

Mother

 

Every child has a mother who raises them with love and warmth. SOS Mother unconditionally accepts every child as part of the SOS family. forming a strong and stable bond between SOS Mother and all of SOS's children

Brothers and Sisters

Boys and girls of different ages and backgrounds live together in the SOS family with a bond of brotherhood. In addition, siblings of the same blood also lived and grew up in the same SOS family.

Home

 

Every child has his own home filled with love, warmth and security.

 

 

Village

 

The SOS family lives together in the SOS Children's Village, a supportive and supportive community. In addition, SOS Children's Villages are part of the local communities that depend on each other.

 

What SOS children will get from your support ?

Our other work

In addition to helping children without parents and relatives, or children whose traditional family cannot raise In order for them to grow up under substitute families, the foundation also extends assistance to the families of the children. who live in communities near the SOS Children's Village under the Family Strengthening project by providing occupational support that is in line with the needs and aptitudes of the people in the community primarily which we believe that when families and communities are strong opportunity for children Will be abandoned will reduce the number and children will grow up in their own family happily.