Help an organization in Kenya within several activities

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Last Activity
16/02/2015




  • Description

    Description

    Kich self -Help Group is a registered grass root child support program in Rusinga Island, Kenya, with a mission to protect, promote and enhance the rights of orphans and other children made vulnerable due to HIV/AIDS.
    The group has special focus rooted in her commitment to the principle that every child is entitled to the best possible start in life;full of happiness, love and opportunities.
    The group works closely with guardians ,parents and other relevant stakeholders to support children infected and affected with HIV/AIDS in their exquisity by encouraging their optimum development.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Elderly Care
    Farming
    Helping with Tourists

  • Help

    Help

    i. Supporting OVC to access quality early childhood education
    ii. Comprehensive away of service that are available at our site and home visit to strengthen each child's family
    iii. After school and weekend educational, recreational and meeting program, preventive services, therapeutic group for children/ their families in crisis and guardians support group.
    iv. Community food provisional system (Horticulture activities for OVC food and nutritional supplementation )
    v. Household need assessment through home based-visits
    vi. Home based health care

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Kiswahili

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    A visitor will live with the host families and contribute to the host family in terms of food and other daily expenses in cost sharing basis. Each volunteer will be assigned with a host family. All other issues relating to cost will be handled between a volunteer and the group executive committee.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION
    We establish and maintain in and from which earth care and environmental conservation will be supported in all thinkable aspects. grow food on basis on perm culture, to organize research and outreach program mes and develop Eco- tourism. kich as actively donated seedlings and planting trees to curb erosion.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • ...

    Volunteering hours expected

    4hrs perday


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