Institute for Development and Welfare Services (IDEWES)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Institute for Development and Welfare Services (IDEWES) is a Kenyan NGO working in the Kibera area of Nairobi. The organisation runs a number of programmes including home based care, care and support for orphans and vulnerable children; reproductive health awareness; HIV/AIDS awareness and education; savings and credit schemes; peace building and advocacy.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

CARE KENYA; Grass Roots Alliance for Community Education- G.R.A.C.E Africa; Kenya Aids NGOs Consortium- K.A.N.C.O; AIDS, Population and Health Integrated Assistance -APHIA Plus'; Kenya Community Development Foundation- K.C.D.F; Volunteers for Africa; National Aids Control Council- NACC; National AIDS/ STI Control Program- NASCOP;

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Kenya

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Education and training; all (7)