The main objective is to foster the overall development of children in body, mind, and spirit. This is achieved through the following means:
1. Studying and disseminating information about the problems children face and potential solutions.
2. Supporting efforts by individuals, communities, and other agencies in conducting activities that promote children?s development; this is a means of promoting knowledge and self-reliance among children and their communities.
3. Mobilizing the public and official agencies to recognize children?s issues and take action.