DESIRE CHILD CARE ORGANIZATION LTD
is a legally incorporated Ugandan foundation in the process of becoming a registered NGO
We currently have 32 orphaned and compromised children in our care, ages 2 to 14.
We are not an orphanage. We are a FAMILY.
Desire Child Care Organization
Our mission is to transform the lives of orphaned and vulnerable Ugandan children
in Kampala and Mukono by providing wholesome food, housing, health care, and quality creative arts education from early childhood to adulthood.
Desire Child Care Organization is not an orphanage.
We are a child care organization. A family.
56% of Uganda's children suffer from multiple deprivations. UNICEF, 2019 report
The effects of deprivation in childhood can be irreversible and the impact of child poverty can transcend generations. In addition, poverty is one of the root causes of violence and the exploitation, abuse and neglect of children, such as child labour, trafficking, sexual exploitation and child marriage. This publication provides the most up-to-date, comprehensive assessment of the situation of children in Uganda.