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Why not Orphanages?

Currently, the number of children’s homes operating in Ghana is estimated by DSW at 148, although at present, only ten of of them are registered at the Department of Social Welfare.

Poverty or illness alone is not a justifiable reason for depriving a child of his right to family life.

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