Amal Initiative Center

“The sessions have begun. We finally felt understood, and that someone understood that at this point in our life, we wanted to explain the new things that had happened to us, such as giving birth or adjusting to a new environment.” Reflected one of the women in the Amal Initiative Center’s mothers club program in Sarmada, Northern Syria.

The initiative is utilized by adolescent mothers under the age of 18. The weekly program consists of both psychosocial support and reproductive health and creates a safe, inclusive and non-judgmental environment for these mothers to find support and sisterhood.