You could transform children to live a fulfilling and independent life. For a regular donation starting from just £2 a month, you will help provide a safe haven for street children until they find a stable home. Many children end up on the street because they are orphaned or through abuse.
Will you help a protect a homeless child and give them the opportunity to break out of the cycle of poverty? 100% of your contribution will go directly to the Amasiko Street Children Programme. You will be helping vulnerable street children find a stable home with a foster parent or to reunite them with their parent or family.
Your donation would also help fund training in skills that allows street children to live an independent and fulfilling life, thus reducing the need for aid. For as little as £2 a month you will give opportunities to children to break out of the cycle of poverty and deprivation.
Donate to help transform street children’s life
You will give them a chance of a future as a productive member of society and a sense of self-worth?
The AA street children programme supports street children by providing trainings in skills that allows them to live a fulfilling and independent life.
In line with our mission of providing opportunities and not aid to the less privileged, we offer an open door drop-in centre; a safe haven where street children can access basic necessities such as food, clothing and medical care, as well as the opportunities to enter into fulltime education or peered with a foster carer.
By donating to Amasiko Street Children Programme, you will be helping street children get access to basic necessities. They will also have easy access to counselling and the opportunity for a safe home at the Amasiko Halfway House once completed or be reunited with their family or peered a fostercarer.
Darius is a street child from the streets of Uganda.
There are over 1.9 million orphans in Uganda, some are street children sleeping rough on the street.
They can be as young as 6 years old. They are at risk of abuse and local authority treat their situation as a crime.
The Alongside Africa, Amasiko Street Children programme provides opportunities for children like Darius with nowhere to turn.
Our drop-in centre in Kabale in Uganda is a safe-haven for street children to access basic needs such as food, health care and clothing that most of us take for granted. Find out more about the street children Drop-in Centre
Safe Haven for Street Children
We are building the Amasiko Halfway House as a place where older children can find safety, learn those life skills previously denied to them and learn the skills necessary to re-enter society Read more on the Amasiko Half-Way House
Meet one of our street children whose life was transformed by sport. He is now the coach of Amasiko FC, a football team for street children in Uganda. Amasiko football coach
Giving children a new lease of life
Education helps to support their development and well-being. Providing opportunities for these children to break out of this cycle of deprivation not only gives them the chance of a future as a productive member of society and a sense of self-worth but also reduces the need for aid.
What we do with your money
100% of this money will go to help our projects in Uganda. There are no UK overheads. The money pays for food, for medical care, for our day centre, and for our programmes.
We personally know every child, every benefactor of our opportunities not aid programmes. We use the money to help people help themselves with our support and guidance.
We will respect your donation and ensure that it is used in the best possible way. We appreciate that you have many choices as to who you support and value that you have chosen us.