about us

General introduction

Ho Chi Minh City Child Welfare Association is a non-profit social organization consisting of individuals, organizations in Ho Chi Minh City having a shared interest in education, protection and care for children in Ho Chi Minh City. HCWA operates in accordance with the Vietnamese law, its Statutory, and is technically managed on child care and protection by Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labor Invalids and Social Affairs.

By emphasizing its 30-year establishment and development, Ho Chi Minh City Child Welfare Association has helped over 300,000 disadvantaged children and adolescents.

Our Values

HCWA pursues the following values: Equality, Child’s Rights, Professionalism, Sustainability and Commitment.

Our general objective

Disadvantaged children/adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City benefit a safe and happy life.


We endeavor to build up a society in which each and every single one of children be a formal member protected, cared, educated and entitled to voice their concerns and their voice must be listened and respected.

OUR mission

We are a non-profit social organization based in Ho Chi Minh City working to partly contribute, without being funded by the Government, the best benefit to children through policy advocacy, capacity building and social services by associating with the Government, network of other social organizations and communities.

Main activities

  • Providing care, protection and education for disadvantaged children who are at risk of early working, sexual & labor abuse, dropping out of school, delinquency, drug addiction, HIV/AIDS infection, etc.
  • Working in partnership with foreign and Vietnamese NGOs, sponsors and benefactors with a shared interest in helping disadvantaged children.
  • Maintaining close and productive relationships with Vietnamese local authorities, governmental organizations and local communities.
  • Supporting Government initiatives to build models for the care, protection and education of disadvantaged children.
  • Training and capacity building for project staff, educators, collaborators and volunteers working with disadvantaged children.
  • Advocacy and Communication.
  • Resource mobilization and fundraising.
  • Enlisting the support and close cooperation from Governmental organizations.

Contact Us


Tel: (+84) (28) 3840 1406

Email: hcwa.vn@gmail.com or sponsorshiprelatiols@hcwa.org.vn

Address: 85/65 Pham Viet Chanh Street, Ward 19, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City.

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