Sylvester has both parents but they have no steady source of income to support him. His mother works as a laborer to support the family but this is usually not enough. Her father is a drunkard and abandoned the family. He does not provide any support to them.
He is doing well and has not fallen sick in a while.
Sylvester stays with his parents who are struggling to provide him and his siblings with basic necessities. They have a small piece of land and but not enough food. He is in school currently but has been unable to meet the school's requirements and is at risk of leaving. He also lacks bedding and clothes.