From December 11, 2019
In the eyes of the Haitian government, we are an orphanage…even though I call it a home for abandoned kids. Naïve is one of the few actual orphans living at Santa Chiara. In recent years, the Haitian government has gone to great lengths to close orphanages run by unscrupulous people. One was closed last week. A recent newspaper article said the Institute of Social Welfare and Research is going to war against childcare centers and orphanages that operate outside of pre-established standards.