An MoU between LEADS and the Chief Secretary of Northern Provincial Council was signed on 27th November 2015 as a result of continued efforts towards establishing of a Children’s Respite Home in the North.
Kuilaham or ‘nest’ will act as a safe haven that provides temporary residential care for survivors of child abuse. It will serve as the regional counselling center for northern region offering a broad range of social support services for children and their families. The center is expected to be operational by early February 2016.
Above Mr A. Pathinathan, Chief Secretary, Northern Provincial Council and Mr Roshan Mendis, CEO LEADS extreme right Ms Esther Gnanakan, Psychologist, Child Protection Dept.