Someone once said that mankind wants justice for himself but he denies it to others. This is true for some but for others justice is a way of life. Millstone is a non- profit organization that has been established to allow justice to be administered to children globally. Our vision for Millstone to be a solution in response to the overwhelming need for children to be protected globally.
There are many children facing extreme situations globally. These children have been subjected to a lifestyle of suffering and abuse. Our vision is to see abused, exploited, underprivileged children regain their hope and confidence in a better life by having a second chance at tomorrow.
We are “Shifting the world’s at risk children from danger to destiny.” This is justice.
Millstone’s aim is to bring solutions and aid to children in poverty stricken areas. It’s purpose is to offer emergency care/therapeutic treatment facilities where victims are integrated into curative care blended with traditional family values of the nation served. Children are removed from dangerous situations and received intense treatment, nurture and support as they are adapted into a safe non-judgmental family setting. To help accomplish our mission of “shifting the world’s at-risk children from danger to destiny,”
Educating the community and influencing local government to strengthen legislation protecting at-risk children from exploitation while bringing exposure, stiffer penalties and conviction to perpetrators.
Immediate relief in cases of abuse (prostitution, slavery, pornography,trafficking and ritualistic practices) and/or atrocities being committed to children from the womb to 18 years older
Where victims of exploitations can receive treatment associated with abuse to holistically prepare them for a successful life.
Emergency care. therapeutic treatment facility where victims are integrated into therapeutic treatment center module blended with traditional Ghanaian family values. Mental health workers will function with African mothers who will nurture, instill strong morality with a cultural slant as well as monitor goals established by staff therapist.
A team of experts including doctors, psychologists, psychiatrists, administrators and counselors will determine the client’s needs and goals to ensure optimum holistic treatment. Each child will receive the opportunity to obtain support in a nurturing environment conducive to pursuing their individual destinies, thus preparing them to succeed to the next level on their journey to become productive citizens.
A transitional therapeutic treatment facility. The destiny center is designed for ex-victims who have achieved and maintained success in the first step in treatment and ready for the next level. The destiny center builds upon the treatment center. The child will remain in contact with the foster or birth mother while gaining mentors. The team of experts will further determine the aptitudes, abilities, gifts, talents and aspirations of the child. Each participants will then have realistic goals to obtain according to their individual growth and maturity. Each child is then mentored, supported and encouraged to maximize their full potential in order to walk in the fullness of their God given destinies.
A place to enhance spiritual development of each child. The chaplain works in conjunction with the treatment team to counsel, encourage and bring balance to goal development while remaining respectful of the Ghanaian culture. The spiritual development will to reach the participant to value themselves; thus, strengthening their faith and hope to reach their destinies. Weekly programs will serve as times of refreshment, spiritual training and challenges to become a productive citizen.