promoting the rights of orphans and other vulnerable children especially children living with HIV/AIDS

Who we are

CFOU was established in 2002 as a community-based organization and later was registered in 2019 as a Non-Governmental organization (NGO).  CFOU is an all-inclusive association with a vision to catalyze the transformation of the health of orphans and vulnerable children accessing quality and equitable services through a holistic approach. CFOU was recognized as an NGO and permitted to operate an organization in Jinja, Buyende, Luuka, Mayuge, Iganga, and Sironko Districts

Our Impact

Core Competencies


As for advocacy the project CFOU advocates for the fulfillment of rights of the orphans and children living with HIV/AIDS to improve their situation. .

Psycho Social activities

CFOU uses the psychosocial method which is a professional model used by psychologists and social workers worldwide in order to support…

Child headed

Child-headed families are more vulnerable CFOU supports them with income-generating activities by training them and supporting….

Our vision is a Uganda
with Healthy children accessing quality and equitable services through a holistic approach.

Capacity Building

CFOU conducts capacity building, CFOU has integrated training in intensive organic farming in the psycho-social model in order to meet to crucial part of a vulnerable child and youth life.

Skilling the youth

CFOU offers Skills training for youths/adolescents in soap making, sewing, knitting and basic use of a computer, hair plaiting and relaxing, carpentry, and baking in order to sustain themselves in the future. The activities are conducted in Busede Jinja.

Child Protection

CFOU empowers the community (caregivers, youths children, local leaders) in training in child protection to ensure children are not abused and are safeguarded from harm. The child protection policy for the organization was formulated by CFOU Board and strictly adhered to.

Success Stories

CFOU volunteers conducting a community dialogue

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.

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1st Graduation ceremony for young mothers who were trained by Child-Friendly Organisation Uganda the Director is third standing from the right.

Young mothers receive start-up kits from Child Friendly Organisation  after training

Psychosocial support is important to understand the unconscious mind of the child.


Caregivers were trained in organic farming to the caregivers in order to minimize costs and improve nutrition.

Skilling young mothers who dropped out of school for sustainability.