1. Engaged Child Activities (2018 – 2020)

1. Engaged Child Activities (2018 – 2020)

Children, especially teens, in Nairobi’s slum areas are faced with the constant threat of induction into drugs and criminal activities. the continued congested buildings and structures take up all space that children can use for playing especially during weekends and school holidays. The CBO identified the need to start initiatives that can keep the children reached through the activities engaged and adequately mentored. the sessions also offered an opportunity for the children to have role models from the volunteer staff team members. this activity was conducted with support from Calvary Covenant Center church who offered sensitization and meeting sessions’ venues. Kesho Alliache was also instrumental in the success of the activity through their donation of sanitary towels.

The activities included the following:

  • Song and dance
  • Motivational talks
  • Fun day activities
  • Role plays
  • Menstrual health talks and demos
  • Life skills education
  • Distribution of sanitary towels