Project information

Wheelchairs for the disabled

Disabled people in Mityana Uganda are just left lying on the mud floor in their homes and never see the outside world. We are trying to buy some wheelchairs so that they may see the beauty and sunshine around them.

As long as we can get money

Charity information: Mityana Charity

Mityana Charity logo
  • Need

    Need

    Disabled people's needs are not catered for in Uganda. They are left with no help. If you are unable to walk you stay inside your dark bare home for your whole life. By having a wheelchair and being pushed just outside the home gies you a better well being.

    Solution

    If we can buy wheelchairs for these people their whole life will change for the better.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To buy 10 wheelchairs

    Activities

    » Sponosored walk

    Success will be... when 10 disabled people are able to be outside their home.


  • Impact

    Impact

    For disabled people to have a life. By seeing the happiness on their faces.

    Risk

    That the people given the wheelchairs are suitable candidates.

    Reporting

    We visit Mityana regularly so can write a report and also with photos

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £1,500

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      Amount Heading Description
      £150 Wheelchair Cost for 1 wheelchair

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    Private Donation £150 Guaranteed
  • Background

    Location

    Mityana is 50 miles north west of Kampala, Uganda. Many people in the villages live in mud houses, with a mud floor and sleep on mats. There, if any, are small windows so it is dark inside. People are subsistence farmers.

    Beneficiaries

    Disabled people and also their families

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We try to serve all people in the community and have regular contact.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Father Joe Ssesaazi

    He is a priest and has his own parish

    Rev Moses Ssemugooma

    He is our health coordinator on our charity committee in Mityana.

Seeing the world

Seeing the world