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 Education  Kenya Project #17259

Educate 150 disabled orphan girls child in Kenya

by Kisumu Disabled Selfhelp Group
Educate 150 disabled orphan girls child in Kenya

Summary

The project is providing school fees, school uniforms, nutrition, wheel chairs and learning aid materials for 150 disabled rural orphaned girls to ensure they access quality education.

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Challenge

The number of people with Disabilities in Kenya is estimated at 3.8 million. According to the Ministry of Education in its National Special Needs Education, school age going children with Learning Disabilities form the largest group of handicapped children in Kenya accounting for 5% of the total number of handicapped children. Between the years, 2006 and 2010, 300 children were assessed as having learning disabilities. Out of these, 100 (33.3%) dropped out of school in Kisumu East sub county

Solution

By supporting the girls to be in school, they will acquire the necessary educational and personal development skills. These will make them have employability skills as well a life skills to manage the competitive world

Long-Term Impact

The project will educate 150 disabled rural orphaned girls to realize their dreams in life and be leading examples to others.

Organization Information

Kisumu Disabled Selfhelp Group

Location: Kisumu, Nyanza - Kenya
Kisumu Disabled Selfhelp Group
Joseph Stephen Omondi
Project Leader:
Joseph Stephen Omondi
Kisumu, Nyanza Kenya

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