WAT SHAT KEOW ORPHANAGE
Shat Keow Orphanage is a home situated in the Anthong district of Thailand. With
the history of more than 80 years, Wat Shat Keow Orphanage has since become the
sanctuary for orphans who has lived in extreme poverty and most of the time
living in the streets. Wat Shat Keow Orphanage currently accommodates 1,584
orphans both male & female between the age of 8 & 13 years.
such high population within the home, Wat Shat Keow Orphanage strives to provide
at least three simple meals which would normally be just plain rice mixed with
sauce. Children are taught to take care of themselves during meal time, they
would each have their own plate and they are required to clean up after eating.
They have been trained to do their duty responsibly. Children from this home are
also given the opportunity to receive a formal education from a school nearby.
Despite the limited source of facilities, children from this home still gets to enjoy curriculum activities such as cultural & traditional enrichment sessions and sports training that includes the infamous Thai kickboxing sports.
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