Capela São Marcos participates in the Strong Families Program

Capela São Marcos in Taipas, entered into a partnership with the federal government to strengthen families, now we are part of Famílias Fortes.

This program, recognized for its effectiveness in promoting family well-being, consists of a series of seven weekly meetings, aimed specifically at families with children between 10 and 14 years old.

The main objective of the program is to promote the strengthening of family protection and construction processes, through the program A Capela São Marcos offers support and resources to families at all stages of their children's development.

During meetings, participants have the opportunity to engage in activities carefully designed to meet the needs of both parents and children.

Initially, parents and guardians meet separately to receive guidance on how to clarify expectations based on youth developmental norms, adopt appropriate disciplinary practices, manage emotions toward their children, and improve family communication.

Meanwhile, children participate in sessions aimed at developing essential skills for personal and social interaction. They learn to set meaningful goals, follow rules, recognize parenting difficulties and strengths, deal with external pressures, identify positive role models, and offer support to others.

In the second part of the meetings, parents and children meet together to practice the skills learned. These sessions provide a safe environment to resolve conflicts, promote family cohesion and encourage children's positive involvement in family dynamics.

Discover some testimonies from families who were reached by the actions of Aliança de Misericórdia in the São Marcos chapel:

Marli Soares Ramos has been a resident of the Botuquara region for over 20 years, but suffering from the lack of employment and her husband's alcoholism, she fell into a serious state of depression, no longer saw meaning in life, until she was invited to participate in the Strong Families project, and after 7 meetings she started treating depression, seeking help and today she managed to help her husband with his alcoholism, got a job and managed to restructure her family.

Pedro Henrique Ramos Bastos is a 12-year-old teenager who, through the Strong Families project, managed to reconnect with his family and improve family life, even more. Dialogue between him, his parents and his younger brother, today everyone participates in the project and other events at the São Marcos chapel.

Other news

Casa Restaura-me Retreat brings hope to homeless brothers
Last weekend, between the 10th and 12th of May, Casa Restaura-me de São Paulo held a spiritual retreat in Espírito Santo do Pinhal...
SASF celebrates Mother's Day and promotes action on child protection
Last Sunday, May 12th, the Family Social Assistance Service – SASF Maria Paola – provided a special moment to...
Strong Families: Successful Closing of Another Cycle
On May 10th, a landmark date for the Famílias Fortes project, another cycle full of learning and strengthened bonds came to an end...
en_USEnglish
Fields with an asterisk (*) are mandatory
Fill in your cell phone with the DDD
Fill in your phone number with the DDD

Type of Donation

Kind of person *
Choose the corresponding person type
Enter your CPF with only numbers
Gender
Fill in your CPNJ with numbers only
Fill in your zip code with numbers only
Choose a donation method
Enter the donation amount
Enter the date of the month to perform the debit
Enter the name or number of the Bank