Orphan and Child Care Management

Dr Obaidullah · 25 December 2023

Welcome to the “Orphan and Child Care Management” course, where we embark on a comprehensive journey to understand and meet the needs of vulnerable children. Our program begins with an exploration of who these children are, including orphans, abandoned children, and those at risk due to factors like poverty, abuse, or neglect. We delve into the legal and regulatory frameworks essential for running orphanages and child care institutions, covering everything from licensing to child protection laws specific to your country or region.

A key focus of our course is the child-centered approach, emphasizing the importance of placing the child’s well-being, safety, and development at the forefront of all decision-making and actions. Alongside this, we stress the significance of staffing and training. Understanding the need for qualified, compassionate staff and ongoing training in child development, trauma-informed care, and cultural sensitivity is crucial.

We also guide you through the stages of child development, encompassing physical, emotional, and cognitive growth, to ensure you can provide appropriate care and support. Addressing the psychological well-being of these children is another critical aspect, where we explore strategies like counseling, therapy, and creating supportive and nurturing environments.

Education and skill development for these children are paramount, and we emphasize the importance of providing access to quality education and skill-building programs to empower them for a better future. Lastly, the course covers the essentials of funding and sustainability, teaching you about various funding sources and strategies to maintain the operations of orphanages and child care institutions. This includes forming partnerships with NGOs, government agencies, and effective fundraising efforts.

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Course Includes

  • 12 Lessons
  • 26 Topics
  • 9 Quizzes

Dr. Irfan Syauqi Beik

Member of Board of Commissioner Badan Wakaf Indonesia

Nana Mintarti

Commissioner, National Zakat Foundation (BAZNAS) Indonesia

Dr. Ahmad Juwaini

Director, National Sharia Economy & Finance Committee (KNEKS), Indonesia

Agus Wicaksono

CEO & Co-Founder of Alumnia

Dr. Moutaz Abojeib

Islamic Fintech Expert, ISRA, INCEIF

Dr. Nasim Shah Shirazi

HBK University, Qatar

Dr. Mohammed Obaidullah

Founder, IBF Net

Dr. Hisham Dafterdar

Awakaf Australia

Mufti Faraz Adam

Shariah Consultant & Head of Research, National Zakat Foundation, UK

Azim Kidwai

CEO, Mercy Mission & Chair, BoT, National Zakat Foundation, UK

Vladimir Malenko

General Director
PayZakat, Russian Federation

Zeinoul Abedien

CEO, Awqaf SA, South Africa

Dr. Abd Halim M Noor

Rector, UiTM Melaka Campus, Malaysia

Dr. Aliyu Dahiru Mohammed

Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria

Khalifa Muhamad Ali

Faculty of Islamic Economics
IPB University, Indonesia