OrphanAid Africa

Their headquarters is in an attractive mud village 50km outside Accra which makes for a pleasant day trip. OrphanAid Africa is a non-profit, non-governmental organization. They are an implementing partner of the Government of Ghana National Plan Of Action for Orphans and Vulnerable Children.

Their goal is to ensure that orphans and vulnerable children in Ghana grow up in safe and permanent family settings with appropriate care and protection.

OA promotes the rights of children and families by:

-Giving cash transfers, educational and health support to vulnerable children and their families

-Creating an enabling environment for de-institutionalization

-Ensuring that tracing and reunification are the first priority for children in institutional care

-Creating awareness about the dangers of institutional care for children and the advantages of family-based care

 

Alternative website - www.ovcghana.org

  • Location:
    Po Box 66 Dodowa KM 10 Dodowa-Somanya road
  • Telephone:
    0248 71 4832
  • Opening Hours:
    M-F: 9am-5pm
  • Email:
    africa@oafrica.org

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