children

"I’ve never thought about disabled children in Africa”


 Is this you? Don't worry, you're definitely not alone.

The paralysing effects of pity

At Disability Africa, we try to think things through before we act. We do get emotional sometimes, but we try never to let that guide our strategy. 

The ones left behind

It’s a pretty terrible statistic that only 2% of disabled children in Africa attend school, so wherever we go, we are always keen to have the conversation.
 

Playschemes: making childhoods happy

Play is crucial to an inclusive future

Finding 500

There are disabled children everywhere in Africa; unknown, hidden and desperately deprived. Disability Africa works with people in African communities to develop awareness of the needs of disabled young people and provide services to meet those needs.