Health
 Kenya
Project #2173

Counsel for 1000 raped young girls in rural Kenya

by Trans-nzoia Youth Sports Association (TYSA)
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Summary

We are training 100 youths in trauma and counseling so that they can counsel 1000 raped girls sexually abused in rural Kenya after the post election violence and continous home raids by militia gangs.
$2,200
total raised
21
donors
0
monthly donors
7
years active

Challenge

400,000 people were displaced after the post election violence in Kenya 2008. Girls and women experienced the worst ordeal. Many were gang raped. Cases of mother and their daughters raped by one man is very high ‘We are helping raped girls and women to recover from the ordeal of rape and sexual abuse by proving counseling, medication and play therapy’ Gichuki Francis, Executive Director

Solution

•If we train more counselors, we shall be able to reach more girls and women •By providing counseling services, the raped girls and mothers will recover leading a normal live •Through medication, the health of the girls and mothers will be better

Long-Term Impact

This project will support 1000 raped girls and mothers through counseling, medication and sports therapy which will help them live a normal life, be integrated and accepted in the community.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Organization Information

Trans-nzoia Youth Sports Association (TYSA)

Location: Kitale, Trans nzoia County - Kenya
Website: http:/​/​www.tysak.org
Project Leader:
Gichuki Francis
Executive Officer
Kitale, Kenya

Funded Project!

Thanks to 21 donors like you, a total of $2,200 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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