Disability Relief Services (DRS) - Tanzania

Unverified non-profit organisation

DRS-Tanzania is a non-governmental and nonprofit making organization (NGO) with full registration number 00NGO/00002597 of 16th October 2008.

The group that DRS services are Persons with Disability; the Most Vulnerable Children and Older Persons. The target population also includes those residing in Nyarugusu Refugees Camp within Kasulu District Council.

The long-term goal for the organization is to be an effective and reliable humanitarian and community services provider.

Mission: To transform PSNs to be dynamic, professional, efficient and effective for the realization of their rights and justice. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages. To contribute towards ensuring equal existence and improved living status to all.

DRS cherished being among active players within locations they reach in promoting and valuing active citizenship, providing support, and working in partnership with target population together with respective communities to which they live in as they together pursue their goals and dreams for a better life, a factor envisaged within the organization’s core theme of “Equity for life”



Year established

16th October, 2008

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

UNHCR -Tanzania Kasulu field office UNFPA - Tanzania kasulu field office KIGOMA REGINAL Administrotor

About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Tanzania (United Republic of)

Global issues

Disability issues; Refugees and internally displaced persons

Goods categories

Medicine & health