SSNIT Ladies Club donated food supplies and toiletries to the Senior Correctional Centre, formerly the Borstal Institute, in Accra. President of SSNIT Ladies Club, Accra Area Mrs. Juliana Asare said November is designated as Ladies Month at SSNIT and that the outreach to the centre was part of club member’s activities for the Ladies Month.
Members of SSNIT Ladies Club designated November 22nd as ‘the heart day’ during which to support the socially vulnerable. Mrs. Asare announced that members were reaching out to show affection to the young inmates and to encourage them to keep a positive as they go through the reform programme.
Assistant Director of Prisons David Ofosu Addo received the gift on behalf of inmates and thanked the SSNIT ladies Club for the kindness. Mr. Addo said the center was the only institution in Ghana that holds and rehabilitates male juveniles and provides them with both formal and informal education.