Primary Healthcare

Providing a truly comprehensive approach to healthcare for people at all stages of life.

Education and Livelihoods

Offering educational and work readiness services to help people achieve their full potentials.

Girls Empowerment

Creating a space for girls to grow and thrive through mentorship and advocacy.

Primary Healthcare

CFK’s Primary Healthcare initiative offers a truly comprehensive approach to care, including support for physical and mental health. Through a dual focus on prevention and treatment, we aim to break intergenerational health disparities in the Kibera community. Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) are a critical part of CFK’s primary health program. They take health education directly into the community and assist staff by making referrals and completing follow-up home health visits.

Education & Livelihoods

CFK’s Education Program focuses on a multifaceted approach to learning. In Kibera, because of the cost of formal schools, learning looks different from person to person. We focus on offering both an in-classroom approach to education as well as vocational skills training and work readiness initiatives.

Girls Empowerment

Adolescent girls and young women face many challenges growing up in Kibera. Of those challenges, nearly 1 in 5 teenage girls is either pregnant or already a mother. The Girls Empowerment Program serves more than 2,000 girls ages 9-20 annually, and helps girls discover their personal leadership capabilities and build confidence through a combination of mentorship and advocacy efforts. With our help, girls have the opportunity for a thriving future.