Heads and Hands Together for Family Transformation
Healthy and happy children in Uganda enjoying their rights
Who We Are
Concern for Children and Women Empowerment (COFCAWE) is a national nongovernment
organization established in 2006, and formally registered as an Non Government Organization by
the NGO Board in February 2007 with permit N0. S.5914/6897.
The organization is currently located in Jinja, Busoga sub region and its main work is to empower
women, children and people with disabilities in rural communities of Uganda.
What We Do
— Child & Family Sexual Reproductive Health
By improving the state of physical, mental and emotional well-being of children, in hard to reach areas. We provide them with opportunities to become as productive as possible in order for them to achieve their greatest potential.
— Economic Empowerment
We focus on improving the well being of Teenage mothers through economic empowerment. Through increasing access of teenage mothers to credit through VSLAs, financial literacy and livelihood skills development among the youth.
— Child Rights Promotion
We promote the rights of children through provision of capacity building, life skills and education. Key interventions focus on improving attitudes towards the girl child and a community which is aware of the rights of the girl child