CAFFE also operates a small centre within an area of slum housing. This centre is equipped with toys and tablets and is open to all children who live nearby. The centre is supervised by a team of volunteers who are all parents of young children. One mother even holds informal classes at the centre, teaching basic reading, writing and maths.
Creativity & Critical Thinking
The aim of the centre is to promote creativity and critical thinking skills amongst the children. All the toys have been selcted to encourage this. Examples of toys at the centre include building blocks, puzzles, books, role play toys and tablets with educational apps.