About Us

Caring for Young Khmer (CYK) has been working in Cambodia since 1991 for the welfare of young children and women. CYK aims to promote healthy development of deprived young children who are forced to live under harsh environment from war, disaster, starvation and poverty and support their parents and their community to be self-reliant in a humane living environment.

We believe that this will become the driving force for creating a significant peace that will not produce refugees in the future.

Our Vision>>

A Society people live with integrity in harmony, especially young children and women can enjoy their [Beung Kyang Child Care Center @Kumagai Tadashi] well being.

Our Mission>>
CYK aims to promote healthy development of deprived young children who are forced to live under harsh environment from war, disaster, starvation and poverty and  support their parents and their community to be self-reliant in a humane living environment.

Our Approaches>>
CYK takes approach to promote healthy development of young children and their parents’ self-reliance in a humane living environment by:

  • Working for the understanding of the importance of early childhood care and development and their needs
  • Strengthening and building capacities of childcare takers, parents and communities for improving total environment of young children.
  • Supporting the self management of Community childcare centers
  • Supporting disadvantaged women to acquire self-supporting skills to improve their well being.
  • Strengthening organizational and staff capacity.