Our Program

  • Short Term Housing

    Short Term Housing

    Once a boy has made the decision to leave their life on the streets, Masana starts the process of reintegrating them.  Boys are brought into our transitional housing program for a month in order to be more personally mentored and counseled.  This is also a time for boys to shed the many aspects of streetlife that are frequently conditioned into […] our-program

  • Day Center

    Day Center

    To meet the basic needs of Maputo’s streetboys Masana operates a daycenter open to any boys 18 and younger currently living on the streets. Here boys are provided meals, a place to shower and wash clothes, basic education, and biblical teaching.   Our daycenter is where we are able to lay a foundation of trust with our boys.  Boys are interviewed […] our-program

  • Reintegration


    At the heart of our work is the hope that all of our boys will once again be reunited with their own families. Despite prevailing beliefs about Southern Africa, most children here are not completely abandoned.  Most families are expansive and welcoming to children who have experienced either trauma or adversity in their homes.  We firmly believe that tapping into […] our-program