Presentation Of The Organization
SLM is a not-for-profit, educational, non-governmental organization working in psychosocial management, the objective of which is to train the Haitian population in disaster preparedness to reduce the risks associated with disasters.
The Mission of SLM is to enhance the well-being of the Haitian community through spychosocial support and training interventions developed and implemented by local professionals and paraprofessionals in collaboration with international consultants. SLM provides culturally-adapted mental health intervention and disaster preparedness trainings to vulnerable adult and child community members, particularly those displaced by disasters and conducts research to assess mental health needs in the community and to evaluate the effectiveness of its intervention. SLM is also committed to capacity-building through training and employment of Haitian young people and education of residents of camps for internally displaced peoples (IDPs) and the broader community.