“Living with my family is a wonderful experience”: Marcela's Story
“Living with my family is a wonderful experience, because I have constant support and love... that direct love means that I know that no matter ...
Today, there are an estimated 5.4 million children in institutions around the world. Research proves these institutions can harm their growth and development.
And more than 80% of children in orphanages have a living parent.
We shed light on the root causes of family separation – poverty, conflict and discrimination.
We press and support governments to reform care systems and, by building global expertise and skill with our partners, we show how children can be safely united with families.
There are many people that have a great story to tell about how Lumos' work has touched their lives.