Countries: Uganda

Aketa CarePoint

Aketa CarePoint

Aketa CarePoint Empower a Child Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Aketa CarePoint is a remote village located in Ongongoja, Uganda. Most of the families work in agriculture or trade in the markets eight kilometers away. They grow their own staples including millet, sorghum, cassava, and green beans. The community members support their families with less than …

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Ongongoja CarePoint

Ongongoja CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Ongongoja is located roughly 450 km from Uganda’s capital, Kampala. Families in the area are reliant on subsistence farming and cattle rearing. Food security is a major concern with many families not having enough food to last between harvests. The community faces challenges in providing basic education to children. …

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Okocho CarePoint

Okocho CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Okocho CarePoint is located in the Katakwi District in the Teso region of Northeastern Uganda, approximately 430 kilometers from the capital city, Kampala. This community faces prolonged droughts, creating food shortage and impacting the nutritional levels of the children in the community. Most community members depend on agriculture as …

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Ogoloi CarePoint

Ogoloi CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Ogoloi is a community in Uganda that has suffered from insurgency that hit the Teso region in the 1980s and the LRA incursions of 2003, causing destruction of lives, property, and livelihood. As a result, Ogoloi has a large number of child-headed households, school dropouts, and individuals who struggle …

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Oditel CarePoint

Oditel CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Kapelebyong is located in the Northeastern part of Uganda within the Soroti region. Over the past 50 years it has been heavily affected by the upheaval caused by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), causing multitudes of people to be displaced and faced with devastating circumstances. Because of the vastness …

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Ochuloi CarePoint

Ochuloi CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Ochuloi CarePoint is located in the Katine sub-country in the Soroti District, as part of the Teso sub-region in Northeastern Uganda. This area is characterized by quarrying activity as one of the main sources of income for community members, in addition to agriculture. With no public school in the …

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Obwobwo CarePoint

Obwobwo CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Obwobwo CarePoint, a former internally displaced persons (IDP) camp, is located in Katakwi district in Ongongoja sub-county with a population just under 1,000 people.  There are a high number of orphaned children due to HIV/AIDS. The community is entirely dependent on subsistence farming and experiences high rates of poverty. …

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Nyada CarePoint

Nyada CarePoint Partnered CarePoint Available CarePoint Nyada is located in the Northeastern part of Uganda, approximately 420 km from Kampala, the capital city. Over the last 50 years, this region has gone through tremendous turmoil, suffering, and massive destruction by neighboring communities as well as the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). This grave disruption left thousands …

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