The SOS Children's Village Rome was constructed between 1984 and 1986 in the northwest of Rome on a site of approx. 20,000 m². In March 1987, the first SOS mothers and children moved to their new homes. The SOS Children's Village consists of eight family houses, the house of the Village Director, offices and rooms for social activities. The spacious park of the SOS Children's Village is used as an enormous playground by the about 60 SOS children.