The Aids Orphans Rescue Programme
Focus: Community and Education.
TAORP was founded in Uganda with purpose of creating, coordinating and engaging a network of local citizens into a web of community development activities with purpose of and creating a pipeline of support for low-income poor children, youth and women.
Eastern central Uganda is a highly populated region with an estimated 6 million people. The area is characterized by very low demographic indices in terms of human development as a resulting inadequate of socials services relation to health and education, this furthered by household, youth, women and child poverty.
A recent research conducted 2011 by the ministry of gender and social development indicates the area as one of the poorest regions in Uganda, it’s much attributed to poor infrastructure, poor education, poverty and HIV/AIDS. It’s upon this back ground that The Aids Orphans Rescue Programme (TAORP) was founded to focus bring together like minded organizations, individuals and companies to join hands to uplift social welfare of majority youth, children and women through better education, health economic empowerment.
Costs & Benefits
TAORP Uganda has a variety of volunteer positions available:
Health- On site and outreach support activities for association of private midwives of kaliro and kamuli districts. Activities include on site technical support and training of nurses during day to day activities for at 15 rural clinics.
Education- Teaching assistants at Midsets primary school and other activities for education special forces project in Nakabango eg. basic computer training
Agriculture- Support/being involved with scientific research team aiming to improve food security and household income through sustainable agriculture and animal husbandry.
Duration: 5 days a week( Monday - Friday- morning and afternoon depending on personal choice)
Costs include $600 for four weeks which includes accommodation, meals(in case of host families), 30 % donation, supervision, travel from the airport and any other volunteer related costs incurred while staying with us.
- one must be 18 years and over
- submit resumes/CV's for any interested volunteer
- must be in good health condition.
The Aids Orphans Rescue Programme(TAORP-Uganda)
P.O.box 1432 Jinja Uganda
Plot 12 Waibhale road Jinja Uganda
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Location: Jinja Uganda
Average cost per day: $20
Focus: Various Projects
Skills needed: Fluent English, over 18 years of age and a good standard of fitness.