Advocate for Children's Rights and Development

Started in 1997, Bantay Bata 163 caters to child protection and family development. Its flagship programs includes the Hotline 163, the pioneer hotline to report child-related cases. Bantay Bata 163 has extended its services to include interventions that cater to mental health and helping schools and communities be safer spaces for children.

Our impact on children's communities

Take part in evolving these communities with us

Children were rescued from child abuse
1,839+
Children received scholarship grants
6,981+
Children received medical assistance
79,656+
Families and locals benefitted from outreach programs
1,000,000+

Success Stories

I was a scholar of the ABS-CBN Foundation (Bantay Bata 163) for 6 years, They helped me to be the person I am today, l wouldn't be a registered nurse today if it wasn't because of them.

Thank you so much, ABS-CBN, you made our dreams come true.

Jose Boy Feliciano | Bantay Bata 163 Beneficiary
Jose Boy Feliciano
Bantay Bata 163 Beneficiary