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Support war victims and orphans in Northern Uganda

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Pader Orphans Caring Project

Who are you trying to help? What issue are you trying to address?

We are trying to help orphans, needy children, disabled, elderly and teen-age mothers. We seek to provide sustainable solution to community needs, complementing our long-term work with individuals in areas recovering from long term war, and the resulting felt wounds. Problems include weakened, education systems, lack of health care, poor sanitation, lack of clean water and lack of work opportunities. We strive to empower devastated communities to overcome the challenges and rise up.

We support orphans, child soldiers, and child mothers in school, providing meals for children. We provide medical treatment to children in orphanage homes, training communities on health care. We target communities to develop safe water sources and sanitation systems to break the diseases and contamination cycles. We support teen-age mothers in projects to generate income to sustain them and their children. We support people who got wounded during war such as landmine victims and many other victims caused during LRA war.

What is your project and how will it help?

Focused Intervention for Children Affected By War

We build a village of refuge for children and youth traumatized by conflict war, orphans, former child soldiers or members of displaced families. Within the orphanage, participants engage in comprehensive activities designed to promote healing

1 – Counselling

2 – Income generating project (bead)

3 – Life skills training

4 – Vocational training

5 – Community development

How can other people partner with you on your project?

Volunteer With Us in Pader – Northern Uganda

Contribute with your time and effort to our mission. Our work is driven by a team of passionate and talented volunteers who give all they can to change the lives of children of war. Help is needed in these areas. Advocacy and awareness including fundraising and marketing.

Please detail the resources that you need.

• Funds
• Clothing
• Oxes
• Shelters
• Computers
• Printers
• Photocopier

Further information


Contact details

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Categorisations

Partnership types

Project funding; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Uganda

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Education and training; Peace and security

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