Child Friendly organisation Uganda ( CFOU) is a non-Governmental organisation which was established in 2000. It promotes the rights of orphans and other vulnerable children especially children living with HIV/AIDS. The Organisation has an interest in reaching out OVC in the rural setting and has its permanent offices in a rural sub-county in Busede Jinja District.
Our mission is to contribute towards improved quality of life of Orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) through psychosocial support, increasing access, advocacy, empowerment and cooperating with other Organizations both local and international.
CFOU engages in Psycho-Social activities to support the personal and social development of traumatized and vulnerable children, Advocacy activities related to fulfilling the orphans and children living with HIV/AIDS their rights. Capacity building for youths, a local leader, orphans and their caregivers.
Skills training for youths/adolescents in soap making, sewing, knitting and basic use of a computer. Organizational capacity building of CFOU (including staff training in child and adolescent counseling/therapy and accounting, training of board members, training of volunteers, networking and advocacy methods and children’s right). Producing of 2 guides on Psycho-Social method/work to be used in different organizations and by volunteers within CFOU.
Our vision is A Uganda with Health children accessing quality and equitable services through a holistic approach