Special Protection for Children during the Pandemic

GRID.id-Based on the child protection program during the pandemic, Alit Indonesia collaborates with the Office of Women Empowerment, Child Protection and Population (P3AK) of East Java Province and other sectors both from the private sector and the government.

This cooperation was confirmed in the task force handling COVID 19 Child Protection Team of East Java Province.

Synergy between sectors is also carried out with the Ministry of Villages and the Ministry of Education and Culture to meet aspects of social welfare and education for children during this pandemic.

As a tangible form of this synergy, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Bulukerto Village Hall, Batu, Malang, The launch of the Child Protection Program during the Covid 19 pandemic was carried out symbolically to donate to children in 8 regencies / cities in East Java and 2 regions in Bali and Flores.

In East Java, this assistance reached Surabaya, Malang City, Batu Administrative City, Malang Regency, Pasuruan, Jember, Banyuwangi and Sumenep. While in Bali the areas to be targeted is Gianyar and Flores, East Nusa Tenggara at Sikka Village. 

The total number of children included in this synergy scheme is 1398 children and their families.

In the field of health is realized by the provision of Hygiene Kit for Kids donation, in the form of a package of personal hygiene and health equipment for children.

Consists of towels, bath soap, hand soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, and mask.
"In addition to health protection equipment, children  also get food supply for two months by paying attention to the value of nutritional adequacy," said Yuliati Umrah, Director of Alit Indonesia.

In the field of social welfare, based on child data, assistance is provided to the parents of these children.