Concerned Children & Youth Association (CCYA)
Youth-led community building in Lira, Uganda
The CCYA seeks the well-being of its community members through:
Disabilities support program
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Health & sanitation
Mental health programs
On a warm day, more than 100 sit in a class on a cement floor, including those with illness and disabilities.
We have helped reforest sizeable portions of the Lango subregion, especially around schools
help keep kids with disabilities in school
who. We also help keep kids in school who have been
by slavery, war, and illness.
We've trained more than 100 vulnerable households in food security
Government officials have endorsed our programs and have asked us to do more
, is invited by both the U.S. Secretary of State and the U.N. High Commission to inform them about conditions on the ground for vulnerable women and children.
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