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Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC]

Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC]

Puma, Tanzania

Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care (OVCC) is a non-profit organization started operating in 2006 and become registered with the Government of Tanzania in May, 2007. OVCC is located in Ikungi  District - Singida Region. The Headquarters are in a small town called Puma.

OVCC works in advocating for orphans and vulnerable children in the following categories:-

              1. Education; on this category, OVCC goal is to make sure that the community and the other stakeholders are stimulated to support the orphans and vulnerable children for their education (this is to make sure that these kind of children are not back-forgotten  in Education.

             2. Health; on this category, OVCC has also to make sure sharing with the government leaders, Health Officials, Health stakeholders and whole community in general to improve the OVC health and fight against malnutrition, diseases, etc.

             3. Human Rights; OVCC has to advocate for orphans and vulnerable children for their rights and for the rights of the other marginalised people.

             4. Development; OVCC as an organization has to try its best to tackle poverty which is greatly embraced the orphans and vulnerable children with their caregivers and whole community in general by educating them about Life Skills as targeting to build their confidence for self- reliance.

             5. HIV/AIDS;  OVCC has to educate the orphans and vulnerable children, caregivers and the whole community in gerneral by conducting training and local meetings arround the villages and alart them about HIV/AIDS infections.

Mission Statement:-

OVCC believes that orphans and vulnerable children need equal rights, fairly treated, well educated,good health, shelter and dignity unconditionally.

Latest Updates
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 3 News updates.
After finishing to Educate the caregivers and the underprivileged children or orphans and vulnerable children; they together were happy to raise up the materials that OVCC has provided them as a sign to develop the event so that the OVC (Orphans and Vulnerable Children) get the access to Education. This day was on 30th April... Read more
April 30
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 3 News updates.
One of the OVCC Drama group is educating the caregivers on how the other orphans and are being mistreated by their caregivers. He is showing how the orphans and vulnerable children are given heavy tasks by the other unfair caregivers, the children are not given opportunities to participate in family planning and decision making,... Read more
March 20
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 2 News updates.
Among the orphans and unprivileged children at Tumaini village where OVCC was working on 27th February 2016, was a daughter with a problem of having big head. OVCC talked with her mother about the issue or the problem, the mother said that they have been searching for help at some Hospitals, and they have been getting some... Read more
February 28
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 3 News updates.
The village's Chairman, while crowned with another Tittle after the National election being a "Ward Administrative Officer" (Diwani) in Kiswahili, is standing with great joy in front of his villagers, orphans and vulnerable children, OVCC members and the other sub-village's Chairmen, looking at the up-raised materials by the... Read more
January 23
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 3 News updates.
The Lighwa village's Chairman is standing and close the Workshop while thanking OVCC organization for their great work they have done in his village to educate the caregivers with the children and also for the support they have provided. He said that he won't forget the date which is 19th Dec, 2015 that Lighwa village has got good... Read more
December 20, 2015
Orphans and Vulnerable Children Care [OVCC] added 3 News updates.
OVCC Coordinator, Mr. Bernard Sungi is educating the children with their caregivers about The Child's Rights at Mwisi village on 28th Nov, 2015. here the caregivers were given an opportunity to share their ideas and opinions on how the engage themselves in caring for the orphans and vulnerable children. The ideas were valued and... Read more
November 29, 2015
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Puma, Singida, Tanzania
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