The presence of case-workers is of vital importance
for any attempt to help children in need. Childlife
employs a small team of case workers who work around
the clock in Mae Sai and the surrounding regions.
case-workers untertake constant first-hand research
to understand every child's situation and the reasons
why they are on the street. They build close trusting
relationships with each child and in turn they are
able to support the children when help is required
and ensure their safety when dangerous situations
children at the bridge.
Childlife case worker speaks with one of the street
children on the bridge.