HORFAM is a non-profit organization that works to aid abused families, children, and individuals. Its goal is to help women and children overcome their abusive relationships to acquire the help they need. They provide these victims of abuse with psychological and mental help in order to overcome abuse, depression, and other serious illnesses.
The HORFAM organization is looking for national and international support in order to help as many people as possible. Their headquarters are in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic where they work to help the poor families in need of psychological and medical help.
Currently, they have no social media accounts open for their supporters. In addition, they do not have an official website that provides information for supporters and families/individuals in need.
HORFAM stands for Hogar Refugio para Familias Maltratadas (Home Refuge for Abused Families). Its founding date is (). The founder of the organization is Carlos Araujo who began this project with a plan to help the underprivileged families of the national district of Dominican Republic and later expand throughout the whole country. This project began after noticing that there were not many organizations or projects founded to help these families overcome abusive situations and get the psychological and medical help that they need. The organization also works to help individuals with addiction, depression, children with ADHD, and adults with other serious illnesses.
Mission and Staff
The mission of HORFAM is to work towards helping abused families and children overcome their abusive situations and receive psychological aid to help them cope. In addition, HORFAM is also determined to help individuals with various illnesses and psychological disorders. Currently, they have a small staff working out of the home of the founder.