From the discussion it is clear that children who are without parental care are prone to violence, drug abuse, exploitation, and educational problems as well as HIV/AIDS infection. School based child protection program is a program designed to responds to children’s social, economical and development needs. One of the basic needs of children is the right to good health and provision of health care services.
As the paper declares personal School Health Education provides a basic understanding and responds to the health needs of children. Poverty is the major challenge facing this program as it exposes children to the world as a vulnerable society. The world human rights laws protect children from harmful work and economic exploitation. It states that all children are entitled to provision of education and health services regardless of the economic status of the country or community. In this case, children education is mandatory in every country all around the world. Personal School Health Education has been introduced in the education curriculum to provide guidelines in the provision of children health service. Social and emotional wellbeing is an important as aspect in the growth of children as it directly affects physical health. Good emotional, psychological and social health protects children against emotional and behavioural changes. Emotional and social wellbeing are influenced by a various factors which are individual make-up, community and family background. ...Show more