About Us

We work to create a hopeful community for children and youth who live at the margins of Ugandan society.  We are run by young people for the street-smart children and youth of the Lango sub-region.
To learn more about our story, click here.
Youth-led community building in Lira, Uganda
Integrity and high ethics. The CCYA is run in a transparent, accountable manner. It strives to be fully accountable and transparent for how all funds are spent. It's proven track record makes CCYA a sought after partner for working together in the Lango sub-region.  
The CCYA is a non-profit, non-religious, legally registered non-governmental organization (NGO). The CCYA is registered with the Uganda National NGO Board, Lira District NGO Forum, Lira District Local Government, Civil Society Organizations for Peace in Northern Uganda (CSOPNU), and Human Rights NGO Network (HURINET).
We accept any kind of financial, technical, or humanitarian assistance. To contribute to our hopeful communities, please click here.