A healthy Childhood Development Center (CDC) is a place which provides a safe and encouraging environment for a child. It is important to equip centers with the material which contribute towards the development of children.

From 2016 to 2019, Early Childhood Development Project carried out the following project activities in 7 regions of the Plantation Sector for new and existing CDCs:

1.    Furniture and educational play materials for New CDCs and Renovated, totaling in 172 numbers.

 

2.    Outdoor play equipment for new CDCs, new play areas and renovated play areas – total of 341.

The breakdown of the above numbers per Plantation region, is given below: 

EQUIPMMENT For CDCs

N0

Region

New CDCs & Play areas

New Play areas

Renovated play areas

Total Sites

1

Kandy

4

20

22

46

2

Kegalle

8

20

24

52

3

Badulla

4

20

24

48

4

Galle

 

20

24

44

5

Hatton

12

22

24

58

6

Nuwaraeliya

 

18

26

44

7

Ratnapura

7

20

22

49

 

 

Total

     

 

341

The breakdown of the above number

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FURNITURE for CDCs

N0

Region

New CDC

Renovated CDC

Total Sites

1

Kandy

9

12

21

2

Kegalle

9

17

26

3

Badulla

13

12

24

4

Galle

2

25

27

5

Hatton

12

12

24

6

Nuwaraeliya

12

10

22

7

Ratnapura

5

23

28

 

 

Total

   

 

172

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The ECD Project will continue to support the Plantation sector thus through the PHDT.