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 Children
 Kenya
Project #27212

Provide Inclusive Early-Childhood Care to 250

by Little Rock Inclusive ECD Centre

Summary

With this project Little Rock plans to provide early childhood care, learning and school based occupation therapy to 250 vulnerable and special need children living in Nairobi's urban slums.
$92,500.00
total goal
$87,557.00
remaining
17
days

Challenge

Currently more than 60% of children living in urban slums cannot access the needed early childhood care and early learning. our experience with this children is that they enter formal school not able to read write or add up.

Solution

Little Rock provides nutrition,medical care and early play and learning opportunities to vulnerable and special need children. The centre also provides school base occupation therapy to special need children.This interventions ensure children are reaching the needed emotional , physical and cognitive development milestones ; gaining the needed resilience to cope in learning environment and enhance social skills for every day interaction .

Long-Term Impact

The project will provide Inclusive Early Childhood care, play and learn opportunities to 250 vulnerable and special need children. This opportunities ensure children are reaching development milestones and are gaining school ready skills. In the longterm, children are able to cope in formal school.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.littlerockkenya.org

Organization Information

Little Rock Inclusive ECD Centre

Location: Nairobi - Kenya
Website: http:/​/​www.littlerockkenya.org
Project Leader:
Lily Oyare
Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya
March 2017 Accelerator
Donations: $4,943 raised ($5,000 needed)
 
Donors: 38 (40 needed)
 
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