To create a world where all children and youth with developmental and/or cognitive disabilities are embraced and accepted for what makes them unique.
To develop the capacity of organizations serving children and youth with developmental and/or cognitive disabilities in Africa.
WHO WE HELP & HOW WE WORK
WHO WE HELP:
We serve the world’s most vulnerable population, children and youth in East Africa with moderate to severe cognitive and/or developmental disabilities such as Autism, Down Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy.
HOW WE WORK:
We build the capacity of local organizations in East Africa through grants, training and joint-projects to help them become leaders of the movement for acceptance in their country.
MAKE PEOPLE AWARE
SELECT LOCAL PARTNERS
SCALE GOOD SOLUTIONS
We hold major awareness activities to educate parents and communities and actively identify hidden children
We find people or organizations who are passionate about this issue and want to make a change within their own community
We provide grants and trainings to these leaders to help them develop services that provide critical support to children and youth with special needs
We help partners create scalable, evidence-based, innovative, and often technology-driven solutions to enable their great ideas to impact thousands of children.
Empowering youth with special needs with education and life-skills to achieve their potential.
A growing social movement with over 100 Ambassadors who help us find and reintegrate hidden children into their communities.
MOBILE SCREENING TOOL
Enable early identification and intervention for children with special needs in even rural areas.