Children’s Protection

Gemma House

Gemma House provides a six-space group home for females aged 12 to 15

Gemma House provides a six-space group home for females aged 12 to 15 who need protection as per The Child and Family Services Act.

It provides a  structured living environment for the residents in a safe, home-like setting.

It encourages children/youth to participate in suitable educational,  recreational, and cultural programs to enhance their intellectual, social, and moral development.

It provides a focus in parenting the children/youth to include recognition for successes and achievements, provision of consistent and clear rules and limits, and demonstration of a sensitive empathy for the personal and family situation faced by the child.