Impact of covid-19 on girls

It is feared that nearly a third of Uganda's students will never return to school. Eighteen months into the pandemic, up to 10 million primary and secondary school students have been kept at home, whilst Uganda has closed schools for the longest period of any country. Read more

Hut Building update Sept 2021

Tom Omaswa leads our child headed families project and is also responsible for the construction of homes for each family. Here is his update on how it's going this year. Read more

Hut Building project

We build sustainable brick built homes for orphaned families. Read more

Covid-19 Update

Ugandans may find themselves in jail for two months if they are found breaking public health controls in a new COVID-19 law. Read more

New Lockdown in Uganda

Last Sunday, Uganda's President re-imposed a strict lockdown that includes the closure of all schools, bans on travel, the shutdown of weekly open markets, and the suspension of church services for 42 days, with the possibility of an extension. Read more

Skills Training Graduation 2021

Every year on our child headed families project our team of social workers offer our 3rd year families the chance to spend time training at our vocational school. This training offers nationally recognised qualifications in carpentry, tailoring and brick laying. Read more

Covid Medical Centre

Edith's Hope – with funding from YouSeq– are currently building a covid medical unit to support the fight against COVID-19, and other diseases. Read more