Namutamba Rehabilitation Centre for Children

Disability is not Inability! We can do much!

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to offer services to children with physical disability in Mityana Diocese (Kiboga, Mubende, Kyankwazi and Mityana Districts).

 We shall provide medical rehabilitation, while also sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ the Saviour as the centre of all services provided.

 The amount and degree of rehabilitation work shall always be in accordance with the standards set by the Ministry of Health of the Government of Uganda.

 Our services shall be to people of all communities, nationalities, religions and status without discrimination.

Services offered

Our aim is to provide a Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) - programme by:

 Admitting children with Polio, Cerebral Palsy, Congenital deformities, Osteomyelitis, Amputations, Clubfoot, Muscular Dystrophy, Post burn- Contractures, Post septic Joints, TB- spine and other disabilities to the Centre for rehabilitation

 Visiting specialists and hospitals and arranging operations if necessary

 Referring blind and deaf children for specialised care

 Recommending and providing the right appliances

 Pre and Post operative care, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy

 Training parents in the continuation of care and exercises

 Ensuring re- integration into their families and communities and teaching skills to enable them to be more self-reliant

 Field work, which includes:
          - Follow up home visits
          - Community awareness raising
          - Identifying children with disabilities
          - Training and supervision of Volunteer Mediators

 The most specific infos on our ministry, what we experience with the children and how this ministry is financed you find in our annual reports!