Street Children

Since FHIDO’s operational areas, i.e Arada sub city is the home of significant street children and it is thriving from day to day due to several pull factors, FHIDO has been engaged to discharge its role to address their several risks of substance abuse , high level of violence and other health related issues . Through the use of its community health workers, it has been facilitating access to basic health services like counselling, HIV test and ART services. In close collaboration with local partners, it has also been identifying vulnerable street children and providing monthly financial assistance which help them to fulfill basic nutrition as well as provision of educational materials like uniforms, school fee and exercise books which assist them to continue their education.