Children all over the world are faced with various challenges ranging from ordinary day to day ability to feed, freedom from pain and discomfort to a greater challenges posed by war, poverty , natural disasters such as flood,  earthquake, epidemics such as cholera outbreak, HIV and AIDS pandemic to mention a few. In all these challenges the role of the family cannot be overemphasized. There is a common statement that a healthy family is a healthy Church and a healthy church is a healthy nation. On this premise one would see the importance of the home on children’s upbringing and their survival. The home therefore is the crucible where children are raised and developed for further functions in life at the community, the Church or in the nation. How healthy is your family?