Wellness is the state of health that is associated to lifestyle and is one of Star for Life’s essential programs. It provides psycho-social support and facilitates as well as welfare services to all Star for Life schools and surrounding communities. The Wellness Program is closely linked to the Mobile Health Program.
The Wellness Program provide a number of services for learners and their families as well as provide support and training to Star for Life coaches when suitable.
Example of activities in the Wellness Program
- One on one therapy
- Group therapy
- Referrals to other health institutions
- Wellness talks – informing boys and girls on gender specific health topics
- Home visits
- Family Therapy
- Debriefing sessions
- Support of Life Skills Coaches in case of death or other trauma happening to a child or in a child’s family